All Year Round
All Year Round
All Year Round
WELCOME TO RETHYMNO
Rethymno’s timeless attractions and diverse landscapes, city architecture, museums, archaeological sites, endless sandy beaches and escapes to nearby villages will reward you with a rich cultural yet relaxed experience all year round. Step off of the beaten path into the untouched Greece of the past. Cultural pride and natural beauty – Rethymno offers the best of both.
Rethymno's "Strength" is the repeated visitors
Rethymno is a perfect getaway destination, a charming home-away-from-home
Join a sea turtle walk
Join a sea turtle walk in Rethymno and enjoy a lifetime experience.
Museum of Ancient Eleutherna opens doors for ...
Museum of Ancient Eleutherna opens doors for celebrations with two spectacular events since its opening 6 years ago.
Yakinthia is a cultural festival that takes place in Anogeia July 22-28 2022.
Amari Green Festival 2022
Amari Green Festival - Η μεγάλη γιορτή του κρητικού πολιτισμού επιστρέφει
Sea turtle nesting takes place on Rethymno’s ...
The 2022 turtle nesting season is underway, with nests already registered on the beaches of Rethymno.
Tourist Vocational Training in Rethymno's ...
Throughout the years Rethymno Department of Tourism gives youth access to tourism projects connecting local and foreign teens with the destination and giving them practicing and learning skills.
Bike Friendly Days 2022 & Cycling Tour of Hellas
Cycling, and Discover Rethymno in a fun and exciting way
Rethymno – winner of the EU Urban Road Safety ...
Rethymno, for all the measures that have been taken for the safety of the citizens and visitors on its charming streets, has been chosen for the 2021 EU Urban Road Safety award.
Rethymno in Winter
Mild winter weather makes it very pleasant to be outside all day long strolling around the sunny streets of Rethymno or exploring the impressive countryside.
Rethymno celebrates all expressions of culture and respects the region’s great tradition by organizing events throughout the year, with the most remarkable, the famous Carnival, and farm-to-table festivals for foodies like the Cretan Diet Festival as well as for delectation seekers, and the unique Renaissance Festival that takes you back to the magical Renaissance.
Explore the southernmost part of Europe
Not-to-be-missed in Rethymno
Discover inland secrets and the wide variety of flora and fauna, by visiting gorges, mountainous villages, hiking trails. Rethymno is a paradise for numerous excursions.
Modern Cretans feel the urge to share their secrets of life with the world. Besides their history and culture, they are also willing to share with people their prized cultural heritage known as CRETAN DIET.
Handcrafted items, part of the Cretan tradition, give you the pleasure of remembering the journey afterward. A lasting memory of your trip to Rethymno.
Old Town Main Square
Enjoy the multicultural atmosphere at Mikrasiaton Square, surrounded by remarkable monuments in the heart of the historic center.