Outdoor adventures in Rethymno

Outdoor activities and camping in Rethymno, a luxury without excess.

The spirit of Christmas in Rethymno

The Spirit of Christmas shines through the Rethymno community.  


Carob, Rethymno's tasteful "Treasure", source of health and youth 

Covid-19 safe Fall getaways in Rethymno for relax and rejuvenate

If you are looking for a place for your fall getaways then the city of Rethymno is the ideal place. With average temperature at 20ο C, sunshine more than 6 hours per day and sea temperature at 23ο C this city makes for the perfect fall destination.

Rethymno as a tourist destination in Digital era

A lot of people admit that this is a challenging period that has shaped our lives.

Contest Winner-December 2020

We are pleased to announce that we now know the winner of our social media contest. 

The municipality of Rethymno gives two lucky participants the chance to spend two days at the elegant Steris Beach Hotel!

Check to see if you are the one!

Doors to the past

Doors to past reveal a jewel 

The new Public Tour Guide School in Rethymno

The heart of tourism education in Crete beats undoubtedly in Rethymno.

Christmas beach cleanup initiatives

Community-driven initiatives

Eleutherna - a tribute volume dedicated to the historic heritage of Rethymno

The excavation of the archaeological site of Eleutherna is highlighted, within the framework of the program by Ioannis S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation, "Circle of Museums".

Traditional professions are still alive in Rethymno

Professions that are becoming extinct

World Tourism Day 2020

Every year, the Tourism Committee thanks and honors the people who have contributed to Tourism.

City of 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.
small map of Rethymnon, Crete, Greece


Department of Tourism
  tourism (@) rethymno.gr
  +30 28310 21459
  +30 28310 21459
  20 El. Venizelou Str, 74100, Rethymno, Crete, Greece

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