Etz Hayyim Synagogue
The restored synagogue has a moving memorial to the Jews of Hania who were annihilated by the Nazis.
Hania’s Archaeological Museum is housed in the superb 16th-century Venetian Church of San Francisco that became a mosque under the...
Cretan House Folklore Museum
Hania’s interesting Folklore Museum contains a selection of crafts and implements including weavings with traditional designs.
Housed in a roofless Venetian building that was once a synagogue, this popular lounge bar is a laid-back place to relax and take it all...
This excellent, convivial taverna in a converted Turkish bathhouse fills with chatting locals at tables spilling out onto the street....
Portou 48 · interesting places nearby
Many locals will agree that this is the best place in town for creative Cretan cooking with an international flourish. For years friendly Irishwoman Susanna has been serving exquisite Cretan meals at this superb restaurant in a quiet street in the old town. Try her divine gavros (marinated small fish), wild snails, stuffed fish baked in paper, tasty meatballs with leek and tomato, or pretty much anything from the specials board.