Crete - Hania (PDF Chapter)
This is the Hania chapter from Lonely Planet’s Crete guidebook.
Once Greece’s jewel of a capital, Hania is now filled with arty hotels, interesting shops and some of Greece’s best eateries. The region also boasts the grandest gorge in Europe and beaches that are among the most beautiful in the world.
- soak up Hania’s splendid Venetian harbour
- luxuriate on the fine pink-cream sands of Elafonisi in the remote southwest
- enjoy live Cretan music in its natural habitat in laid-back Paleohora
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Hania & around, Akrotiri Peninsula, Aptera, Armenoi & around, Almyrida, Vamos, Gavalohori, Georgioupoli, Lake Kournas, Vryses, Sfakia, Askyfou, Imbros Gorge, Frangokastello, Hora Sfakion & around, Loutro, Agia Roumeli, Sougia, Lissos, Paleohora & around, Elafonisi, Hrysoskalitissas, Gavdos Island, Lefka Ori, Samaria Gorge, Omalos, Falasarna, Gramvousa Peninsula, Kissamos (Kastelli), Polyrrinia and Rodopou Peninsula
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