Pride of place among the many vestiges of Venetian rule goes to this fountain with its spouting lion heads and Corinthian capitals,...
Museum of Contemporary Art
Near the fortress, this gallery exhibits well-known and upcoming local and international artists. The permanent collection showcases the...
Historical & Folk Art Museum
In a lovely 17th-century mansion, this five-room exhibit documents traditional rural life with a collection spanning from clothing to...
Housed in a handsomely restored old building, Figaro attracts a slightly older, mostly local crowd and is great for socialising in an...
Rustic, colourful and lively, this is a fantastic place to while away the evening over mezedhes like sardines stuffed with herbs,...
Xanthoudidou 22 · interesting places nearby
This Venetian garden villa has a well-deserved reputation for serving some of the city’s most creative Cretan food in a lovely patio setting. Farm-fresh fare has bold flavour pairings: kid goat meets honey and thyme, sea bass comes with lemon saffron sauce, and octopus with caramelised onions. It’s all flawlessly prepared and beautifully presented. Check the website for cooking classes.