Great sandy beach . It is just 2km. from the city center. It's a very well organized beach with many water activities and services for bathers. Very close to the beach you will find restaurants, cafes, etc. Beware of sea currents. Access from Rethymnon is easy with regular and frequent bus, taxi and rented or private cars and motorcycles.
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.