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Address: Akti Tompazi, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Private Tour: Chania Old Town Trikke Tour
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Chania City Trikke Tour - An Unexpected Journey
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Private Tour: Chania Highlights with Trikke Ride

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One of the most beautiful settings I have ever visited!

Lovely relaxing setting. Not only the waterfront but also the several tiny streets and alleyways adjoining.In these were several appealing tavernas. Mid-September and whilst busy... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely relaxing setting. Not only the waterfront but also the several tiny streets and alleyways adjoining.In these were several appealing tavernas. Mid-September and whilst busy in the evening it wasn't overbearing.

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Eskilstuna, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A lots of restaurants to choose from in the harbour and an exellent view. A lot of Barkers want you to choose their restaurants, quite annoying! They say they have low prices for children, yes, but high prices for adults...

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Although trampled with tourists in high season, you can see why. It evokes some of the splendour created by the Venetians. You can stroll from the Maritime Museum on one end, past the old pack houses and the marina at the other end. Depending on your pace, this takes 30 to 40 minutes. Walking the old wall up to the... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A must for any trip to Chania. Great at Sunrise. You can walk all the way along to the end of the lighthouse.

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ellesmereport
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We got the bus here from Agia Marina which cost a couple of Euros each. It really is a beautiful place with many harbour side restaurants serving all types of different dishes. What makes this place special is the lack of boats which leaves the view completely unspoilt with the water just a few feet from the restaurants. You can... More 

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Mylor Bridge, Falmouth
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This area is lovely to wander along, plenty of places to have a coffee if you want a break, or eat at if you want to sit and enjoy the panoramic view. There are lots of little streets to explore if you like pretty cobbled back alleys.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice and extremely atmospheric at night. Thronging with people using the bars and restaurants . If you're very lucky you will hear the gypsy boys playing and singing on the harbour who always attract a crowd.

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visit to Chania can't be complete without visiting the old venetian harbor. It is such an amazing site to visit!! Sunset are so beautiful to watch from here! Plenty of restaurants, bars and their waiters inviting you inside, lots of tourists, people playing live instruments, vendors selling cruise tickets/buggy rides, popcorn and sweet corn sellers - the overall atmosphere is... More 

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Epworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited for the second time and this time decided to walk along the harbour wall to the old Venetian lighthouse. The views are absolutely stunning; like Venice but the yellow stone gives the old harbour a warmer, more North African feel. Lovely walk along the harbour wall but perhaps not suitable for anyone unsteady on their feet as it's... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very nice but a lot of hassle from staff trying to get you in no matter what time of day you walk past

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