Kastellos is within easy reach of a range of colorful Khania’s well-known sights. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Lake Kournas and the iconic Rethimnon Court House. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find within a short distance of Kastellos are the Rethimnon Municipal Garden and the Frangokastello Venetian Fortress.
To gain a deeper understanding of Khania, head to one of its museums and theaters. Stroll around the exhibits and savor the quiet of Ecclesiastical Museum in Rethimnon, the Marine Life Museum and the Rethimnon Archaeological Museum. If you enjoy art museums and galleries, visit the local artwork and other exhibits at the Municipal Gallery of Lefteris Kanakakis in Rethimnon and the Historical and Folk Art Museum of Rethymnon. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Erofili Theatre in Rethimnon.
Set aside a day to discover the sights Khania offers. The Lady of Angels Church in Rethimnon, the Valide Sultana Mosque and the Agios Frangiskos Church offer those exploring Khania the opportunity to better understand the religious history of the area. Learn about Khania’s past at Great Gate in Rethimnon and Fortezza Castle.
At the end of a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Kastellos, relax for the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Palazzo Vecchio Exclusive Residence, Rethymnon, the Casa Vitae, Rethymnon and the Rimondi Boutique Hotels, Rethymnon are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.