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Falassarna

Trip Planner Europe  /  Greece  /  Crete  /  Chania Prefecture  /  Falassarna
The ancient harbor town of Falassarna, once an independent city-state, today represents one of Crete's quieter resorts, drawing mostly day-trippers from the nearby town of Chania. In addition to a long stretch of sandy coastline, the low-key town offers visitors access to several ancient ruins, including the remains of an acropolis and temple dedicated to the goddess Dyctynna. A pocket of tranquility on an island known for its vibrant nightlife and crowded beaches, Falassarna clings to its age-old way of life, seemingly unchanged by the passage of time. If you prefer livelier places on your itinerary, use Falassarna as a day base and spend your evenings in Kissamos or Chania. Take a peek at our online itinerary creator: Falassarna and its charms laid bare and easily scheduled.
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Where to stay in Falassarna

There are only a few places available for rent along the pristine Falassarna beaches, so consider staying in the nearby towns of Hania or Kissamos-Kastelli. The number of hotels, bed and breakfasts, and self-catering accommodations in these neighboring towns makes it much less stressful to find lodging, and you can head to Falassarna for a day trip. However, if you would like to spend more than one day riding the waves off the Falassarna shoreline and watching its famous sunsets, you can try to reserve a room or apartment near the water.
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