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Reviewed October 14, 2018

A quiet place to spend a short time while driving out to the Akrotiri area. Beautiful views of Chania's harbor.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GAmana
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Eleutherios and Sofoklis Venizelos, father and son, they were both prime ministers of Greece. Their tombs are situated up in a hill, with (one of) the best views above the city. It worths a visit when the sun sets and if the sky is clear,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wisdombeginsinwonder
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Travelling by car from Kalyves up the hill from Souda bay to the first roundabout head towards Chania (signposted) after around 5 minutes you will see the junction marked Venizelos Tombs turn right and follow the road here you will find a car parking area....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank castle1_10
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

One of the land marks of Chania. Exceptional view of the town of Chania, especially you have to visit it when the sunsets

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank George A
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The park is not that much, but the views are absolutely incredible. You can see the whole region of Chania, the inmense sea and the sun getting red till disappearing. I reccomend to take away the Ice Latte Macciato of the bar Koukuvayia in Venizelos...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ib0nc
Reviewed November 25, 2017

I came here in November with my dog for a stroll mid morning and the views are stunning. You can see all of the harbour and the old town and there are benches to sit and contemplate the fact that Chania has been continuously inhabited...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Amandolita
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Greece seems to have cats everywhere! Lots of cats in Rhodes, at the British cemetery in Chania, and here at the Venizelos tombs. If you don't like cats, then the view of the harbor and ocean is magnificient and worth the trip by itself. This...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jmichel01
Reviewed October 7, 2017

We were recommended to visit and well worth it . View of city stunning . Very quiet and spiritual place . Well worth reading up on the history . Just lovely

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ann F
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Just the most amazing views down to Chania Town the graves are set in a lovely park with shaded areas and a pretty little church. There is also a statue of Cretan hero Spiros Kagialedakis who turned his body in to a flag pole to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 1, 2017

.....but a visit here is well rewarded by a chance to learn a bit of Greek history and to have a splendid view over the city of Chania. If you can, go up late afternoon, early evening, as the sun starts to set, and be...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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