Rethymno is one of the most beautiful towns in Crete, Greece, with gorgeous beaches, archaeological ruins, Byzantine churches, small villages, and cosmopolitan resorts.
It is situated between the prefectures of Chania and Heraklion, and its capital is built in the exquisite Venetian style. There are both major coastal resorts and isolated coves in the area.
Our travel guide has everything you need to know about your vacation! Discover the best hotels and restaurants, things to do, thrilling excursions and activities, beautiful beaches, and amazing photographs!
Take your time to explore the beautiful city of Rethymno with Clio Muse self-guided audio tours.
Rethymno glows from summer to early fall, between June and September, which matches the best time to visit Greece. These few months, with average temperatures around 30°C, are great for swimming along the island’s beach.
1. Explore the Venetian Harbor
2. See the Rimondi Fountain
3. Go to the Museum of Cretan Lyra
1. Explore the old town
2. Get lost in the alleys