West Crete

Scenic Crete West (RETHYMNON-FODELE)
Taking the National Road along the North coast to the west we get to Rethymnon a harbor area pulsating with activity, restaurants and cafes, providing a cosmopolitan atmosphere, though the town itself has maintained its traditional style. The landmark of the city is the venetian port. It is an especially picturesque site with many open-air cafes and restaurants along the bank.

The old town with it’s narrow streets and plenty of shops is waiting for you to wonder around. Driving back you will enjoy wonderful stop in the picturesque village of Fodele ,the born place of ‘’El Greco’’the famous painter. Here you'll be given free time to browse in this beautiful village before you board your coaches for the return journey to Heraklion port.