Where to have one day excursion


Loutro is located 71 kilometers south of Chania, at the end of Cape Mouri. It is an extremely picturesque fishing village with clean, remote beaches. The beaches can be discovered by boat (taxi) which can be found in the harbor, by canoe or on foot for those who prefer walking.
Daily, boats leave for the famous beaches of Marmara and Glika Nera where guests can enjoy the crystal, clear waters of the area. The sea lovers can explore the lovely ocean using a mask and if they are lucky enough, they might meet the sea turtles. In this place you can relax, enjoy the beauty of the landscape and natural simplicity as well as you can meet the locals and taste their Cretan recipes and fresh fish.

Marmara – Sfakia

Marmara Beach is located 71 kilometers south of Chania, next to the village of Loutro and you can go there by boat (taxi). Marmara beach is located at the exit of Aradena’ s gorge. The beach is pebbly and its crystal, clear waters make it distinguish among the others.


Paleochora is a small town built on a peninsula southwest of Crete. It is located 77 kilometers south of Chania and a tranquil destination for your vacation. It has several beaches to choose from as well as there are boats that allow you to visit beautiful and isolated anchorages, enjoying a short cruise. You will find many restaurants, taverns, cafeterias and bars to relax and admire the wild landscape of the area.

Agia Roumeli

Agia Roumeli is located 56 kilometers south of Chania. It is a small remote village that you will meet at the exit of Samaria Gorge. Every day, visitors of the gorge end up in this small village which is like an oasis after a long distance walking. It is a peaceful destination that can be visited by boat which leave from Paleochora, Loutro and Sougia. You can find taverns with traditional Cretan dishes and cafeterias. If you want to spend the night, there are plenty of rooms you can choose for your stay.

Orthi Ammos - Chania

Orthi Ammos beach is 80 kilometers south of Chania and it took its name by the huge sand hills which are formed in the area. The sea is deep with crystal, clear waters and despite the fact that Fragokastelo is nearby, the beach is quiet.
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