The capital of the prefecture is the romantic, hospitable and very beautiful town of Chania
. It is a town built on the sea, which combines in a particularly picturesque way old with modern architecture.
In the town of Chania
you can visit the archaeological and naval museums, the old town, the folklore museum, the national garden etc.
During your touring of the prefecture of Chania
, we suggest that you visit Akrotiri
, which is only 15 km from the town of Chania
. From there you can enjoy a spectacular sunset as well as a panoramic view of the town of Chania