Kokkino Chorio is located in Apokoronas, in the northeastern part of the Prefecture of Chania. It is one of the most picturesque villages in the area with stone houses and beautiful churches such as Agios Georgios and Agia Aikaterini. Within a short distance, there are several beaches, sandy or pebbly, with blue waters. Kokkino Chorio has beautiful taverns and traditional cafeterias, giving a sense of a unique cretan landscape and offering to its guests quiet vacation days. In the square, in front of the church, the shooting of the well-known film “Zorbas” -starring Anthony Quinn- was made. According to tradition, the name Kokkino Chorio was given during the Ottoman domination. Then, the conquerors slaughtered the women and the children and their red blood covered everything. Around Kokkino Chorio, you will find several caves such as Karavospilios, which is located on the coast, below the residential area. Tourist accommodation is located in the center of the village as well as the famous Cave at Drapano is located a few kilometers away from Kokkino Chorio. During German Domination, the rebels used the cave since it was a passage to the mountain. Entering the village you will see the factory where glass has been sent for processing. It is open for the guests and worth visiting.