The town of Rethymnon is an ancient paradise just waiting to be explored, as it has some of the best sights on the island of Crete. As far as the eye can see you’ll find ancient remains and fascinating historical architecture. The city is also blessed with some awe-inspiring natural scenery, giving you a chance to appreciate Greece’s authentic and stunning beauty.

On your Rethymnon holiday, be sure to explore the city’s Old Town, as well as the Arkadi Monastery and the Venetian Fortress. And if you want to explore further afield from the city, Kotsifou Gorge should be high on everybody’s list of things to do.

1. Explore the Old Town

Rethymnon is the third biggest city on the island of Crete and has some of the best ancient and historical sites to explore. As you wander around the classic Venetian architecture,
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2. Visit the Arkadi Monastery

If you’re looking to break away from the sunloungers and learn a bit more about your holiday destination of choice, Rethymnon has plenty to give in the way of rich history and fascinating culture.
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