Save the date for the Cretan Diet Festival July 1-7, 2019
Rethymno, like all Crete, has an amazing variety of flora, which is directly linked to the climate and geomorphology of the place.
Rethymno offers a wide range of accessible holidays and leisure facilities for seniors and people with disabilities.
Rethymno is the Cretan picturesque city where tradition is still present in everyday life and in the island’s rich local culture.
With the aim of attracting tourists from Russia, the Municipality of Rethymno participated in the MITT exhibition, one of the top five travel exhibitions in the world.MITT is a highly-valued exhibition promoting Crete and Rethymno through a series of meetings with travel agents and media experts.
Carnival celebration ends Ash Monday on the 11th of March, the day after the Grand Parade, and is characterized by the abundance of Lenten traditional foods, spectacular kite flying and the revival of traditional ancient Cretan customs.