Palaiochora is located 77 km south of Chania. The town is built on a long and narrow peninsula that stretches into the Libyan Sea, that is the reason why Palaiochora is called “The bride of the Libyan Sea”. It offers a beach that on one side it is pebbly and on the other side it is sandy. Palaiochora is a quite destination and ideal for those who prefer more quite holidays.
Palaiochora is also ideal for those who enjoy outdoor activities like swimming, windsurfing, fishing, scuba diving and even hiking. What makes Palaiochora unique is the quality of the beaches and the pleasant atmosphere.