Rethymno is the administrative center of the region, equidistant from the major centres and airports of the island, Heraklion and Chania (about 65 km from each). It is a picturesque city with a rich history, preserved in the narrow streets, Venetian buildings and Turkish mosques create his unique style. Near the fortress from the 16th century, built on a hill near the Harbor, archaeological Museum, and old town preserves many interesting attractions. The city has a developed tourist infrastructure: there are many good restaurants, cafes, shops, disco-bars.
Near the waterfront — the town beach is sandy, quite clean and comfortable. As in any resort, here guests are offered many recreation options, from fun rides to classes serious sports that require special training.