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.
The renowned food journalist, Mr. François Régis Gaudry, embarked on an unforgettable journalistic journey to the enchanting island of Crete. His mission, was to showcase and celebrate Cretan ...
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
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.
Old Town Main Square
Enjoy the multicultural atmosphere at Mikrasiaton Square, surrounded by remarkable monuments in the heart of the historic center.