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Elafonissi Island Tour from Chania

Elafonissi Island Tour from Chania
Duration:
14 hours
From:
USD 64.98
Visit one of western Crete's highlights on a full-day trip to Elafonissi Island from Chania. After traveling by coach to the west of the sun-baked island, there  is the first stop at a traditional village for half an hour and then spend your rest of the day on idyllic Elafonissi Island, where you can sunbathe, swim or explore at leisure.

Crete Wine and Olive Oil Tour

Crete Wine and Olive Oil Tour
Duration:
7 hours
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USD 92.57
Wine tour to family wineries, olive oil factory and magnificent places to admire the nature' s miracle…

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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.


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Last Updated: 17 Jan 2019