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Rethymno Walking Discovery (2 Hours)

Travel2Greece by Travelive

Réthymno, Greece

Valid for Travel Now Through: 31 Dec 2018

Rethymno Walking Discovery (2 Hours )

Réthymno, Greece

Tour Features


  • Culture, History & Arts
  • Family Vacations
  • Sightseeing



Recommended Ages

All Ages

Activity Level



Discover historic Rethymno on a well-paced walking tour that takes you through the narrow winding streets of the city to explore the aristocratic looking 16th century buildings with their magnificently ornamented facades and wooden balconies, the Byzantine and Hellenic Roman remains and a number of other intriguing Cretan sites and monuments.

During your tour, your expert guide will provide you with interesting information on the Venetian Loggia, an architectural feature constructed on many of the city’s noble residences and public buildings, and point out the extraordinary arched doorways and stone staircases that are prominent in the old town.

Further exploration will take you to one of the best-preserved fortresses on Crete, the 16th century Fortezza, which sits on the hill of Paleokastro overlooking the blue sea, and to the small, but classical Rimondi Fountain. You will also be able to visit the Archaeological Museum of Rethymnon, which houses various collections of Early and Late Minoan finds.

Please note:

  • Crete is Greece’s largest island so pay special attention to the location of the tours you choose.

  • Check with your Virtuoso Travel Advisor for holidays or week days where museums and archaeological sites may be closed.

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Reviewed on: 20 Jun 2018

We realize our trip was only as enjoyable as the many layers of details set up prior to our departure. We had many many transfers on our recent family trip to Greece and every driver was on time, friendly, professional in dress and demeanor, and proficient in English. Our local guides were knowledgeable and informative....and willing to tailor our excursions to our personal interests and time line. We could not have been happier with our hotel selections. Our Villa in Naxos was a dream come-true in every-way. Beautiful secure, well maintained Villa and surrounding grounds. The location provided privacy and proximity to activities, and restaurants with a staff (that became like family) on site-24/7. A overwhelmingly positive experience!!
Travel Advisor:  Rachel Dicker