Explore Chania Crete

Rent a car in Chania and discover the beauty of life

Visiting a popular city for holidays is a dream of everyone and when it comes to visit Chania, it becomes necessary to hire a car. Chania is the main city of Crete and it is surrounded with natural beauty and historical places. This city is an ideal place for the tourist. To enjoy the pleasures of this city, it is necessary to rent a car in Chania. Basically, this city is literally beautiful and demanding you to visit each and every site existing within its territory.

Pangosmio Rent A Car, Chania

Pangosmio Rent A Car, Chania

Undoubtedly, your tour would begin from the time you land at the airport and unless you do not go for car hire at Chania Airport, you will never enjoy the shores of this place. Actually, rent a car provides you a rapid tour of the whole city. This rent a car service would help you in finding the places you intend to visit. It is affordable and highly comfortable. Simply put, if you wish to see all the beautiful places of Chania in short span of time, you need to book a good vehicle.

Chania Port by night

Chania is grossly known for its ideal geographical location. It is located on the northwest part of Crete and filled with endless natural beauty. It paints the picture of the past and various other civilizations and has a number of worth visiting places across the city. This city is supposed to be one of the most historic cities of the world. It is surrounded by a bunch of impressive places. And the worth visiting places of Chania are as follow:

  • The War Museum
  • The Archaeological Museum of Chania in Saint Francis Monastery
  • The ETZ Hayyim Synagogue
  • The Venetian Harbor
  • The Church of Panagia Trimartyri
  • The Old Turkish Hamam
  • The Folklore Museum of Chania (Cretan House)
  • The Old Venetian Town Hall, Byzantine Wall
  • The Saint Aikaterini Square, Turkish Government Building
  • The Venetian Arsenal (Ta Neoria)
  • The Mosque of the Janissaries (Yali-Tzamisi Mosque)
  • The Chania Lighthouse
  • The Municipal Art Gallery of Chania
  • The beaches of Chania

The War Museum

The War Museum of Chania founded in 1995 (as a department of the War Museum of Athens) and all the pictorial war items, Greek historical wars and war instruments have been preserved in this museum. This museum is quite old in terms of preservation. The building of this museum is also historic and it was designed by the Italian architect Makouzo. This building had been used as barracks for military in the history.

Archaeological Museum of Chania

Undoubtedly, Chania is a best place for archeologists. It is packed with one of the oldest buildings of the world. The Archaeological Museum of Chania is a worth visiting place. Its building had been constructed in the early years of the 17th century and since 1967 it is used as an archaeological building.

Mosque of the Janissaries, Chania

It is reported that during the time of Turkish invasion this building had been converted as Pasha Mosque in the 17th century. Presently, it has a big collection of sarcophagi, glassware, vases, coins, sculpture, jewelry, pottery, mosaics and inscribed tables.

Chania Lighthouse

It is said that all the historic buildings in the city are almost 400 to 500 years old and they had been built by Venetians. But it must be noted that there are also 1000 year old buildings like Byzantine wall and they are worth touring places for the tourists. Hence, Chania is one of the best places in Crete and supposed to be a historical one. It is filled with beautiful villages, sceneries, gardens, historic buildings, museums, and an eye catching lighthouse.

A hidden beach in Chania

A hidden beach in Chania

Needless to say that there are a lot of beautiful beaches to visit in Chania. You may select from crowded beaches to secluded beaches.

Therefore, for a visit to all the above cited places, you need to hire a car in Chania, which would help you to easily tour through the city and the surroundings.

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