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Chania Tour Ideas

Street Stories of Chania Morning Tour with Samples of Raki and Mezedes

Street Stories of Chania Morning Tour with Samples of Raki and Mezedes
Duration:
4 hours
From:
USD 61.34
Experience the real Crete with a walk through one of its most picturesque cities. Chania is a kaleidoscope of different elements: ancient ruins, strong local culture and traditions, and delectable cuisine (and yes, you’ll get to taste some!). Escape the tourist traps and dive into secret corners and local neighbourhoods — each stop has a story to tell!

Stand Up Paddle Tour Blue Lagoon - Loutraki Bay

Stand Up Paddle Tour Blue Lagoon - Loutraki Bay
Duration:
2 hours 30 minutes
From:
USD 73.84
The ideal spot for SUP regardless of your level! Loutraki’s crystal clear and calm water creates the perfect environment for you to stand on your paddleboard! Suitable for all ages, provides all common tourist amenities and it is very well organized. For our first timers we explore the bay, to increase our confidence and then we paddle towards a small cave with magnificent colors. A unique opportunity to enjoy your time with your family on the water!

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Crete Chania Airport (CHQ) Information


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Crete Chania International Airport

Where is Crete Chania Airport?  


Greece's largest and most populated island, Crete, is known for its unique local culture. Crete has its own music, dance and poetry. Crete was once centre of the Minoan civilization (c. 2700–1420 BC), the oldest recorded civilization in Europe.


Crete Chania International Airport (IATA: CHQ, ICAO: LGSA), officially Chania International Airport, Ioannis Daskalogiannis or Chania Ioannis Daskalogiannis Airport, also referred to as Western Crete Airport, Souda Airport, or simply Chania Airport, is located 14 kilometres (8.7 miles) from the city of Chania, on the island of Crete, in Greece. The airport is situated near Souda Bay, on Crete's Akrotiri Peninsula. The airport is named to honour Ioannis Daskalogiannis, an 18th century Cretan rebel against Ottoman rule. CHQ is a joint civil - military airport.


In 2015, Chania Airport served 2,702,283 passengers


CHQ is Crete's secondary airport, and is gateway to the western part of the island. Heraklion International Airport (HER) is Crete's primary airport.


Aegean, Olympic and Sky Express provide year-round service to CHQ. Airlines that fly seasonally to Crete Chania Airport include Austrian Airlines, Condor, EasyJet, Finnair, Jet Time, Jetairfly, Luxair, Monarch Airlines, Niki, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines, Small Planet Airlines, SmartWings, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways, Transavia, Travel Service Airlines and TUIfly Nordic.


There are year-round flights from Crete Chania Airport to Athens, Kythira, Munich and Thessaloniki. Cities with seasonal flights to Crete Chania Airport include Amsterdam, Bologna, Brussels, Copenhagen, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Glasgow, Helsinki, London, Luxembourg, Manchester, Marseille, Milan, Oslo, Paris, Pisa, Prague, Rome, St. Petersburg, Stockholm, Tel Aviv, Venice, Vienna and Warsaw, to name just a few.


Your best bet for a Crete Chania Airport transfer is a taxi. Details on all options are included in this guide.


Or, to truly arrive stress free, treat yourself to a private Crete Chania Airport transfer from IHateTaxis.


 


Additional Crete Chania Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 17 Oct 2016