Beautiful sandy beach is just 2-3 km from Rethymnon. The beach has been awarded the blue flag. Open to the north, influenced by the wind. Well organized, it offers many possibilities for accommodation and food and swimming facilities (sunbeds, umbrellas) and opportunities for water sports. Access from Rethymnon is by bus, taxi and rented or private cars and motorcycles. On the beach you can go and walk just 20 minutes walk from the center.
Arkadiou Street, or Sabbionara, was during Venetian era but also today one of the most important streets of the urban fabric of the city. Lying in the heart of modern Rethymnon, it combines the oriental features of the Turkish period with Renaissance-style Venetian architecture.
The Missiria is actually a suburb of Rethymno, within walking distance from the city center, just 3 km to the east and on the long sandy beach. Access from Rethymnon is very easy with regular and frequent bus, taxi and rented or private cars and motorcycles.