Around Horizonte

Horizonte Seafront Suites are located at Drapanias village a few meters far from the sea. The balcony offers great view to the capes of Spatha and Gramvousa and the guest feels surrounded from the sea. There are many things to do including walking along the beach, search for shells, fishing, diving or simply relaxing.

Just a few meters from the suites is located the camping Mithimna that provides many facilities such as tavern, coffee shop, mini market and well-organized beach with umbrellas and sun beds. Nopigia is a small village east of Drapanias with an organized beach, a lovely beach bar that serves delicious coctails and a picturesque fish tavern. If you walk along the rocky coastline of Nopigia you will meet the charming church of Panagia Myrtidiotissa where a great festival takes place every year on 23rd of September. Further to the south the path takes you to Drapanias village with the traditional cafés through a hollow olive tree. There is also a church of 15th century dedicated to St Nicolaos and a Venice tower definitely worth visiting. There is a bakery with delicious bread and a winery open to public.
A few kilometers to the west is settled the town of Kastelli or Kissamos, the second largest town of Chania prefecture. Enjoy a walk to the local market, a Greek coffee at the cafés situated at the square and feel the rhythm of the picturesque town. Everywhere in Kastelli you will find traditional restaurants with Cretan cuisine and food cooked mostly with local products, A must see for Ancient Greece lovers is the ancient city of Polirinia with the Hellenistic Walls and the ancient Falasarna with the remaining of our cultural heritage.
About 20klm away you can visit Milia Mountain Retreat. Milia is an authentic 17th century mountain settlement which has been transformed into and eco-friendly tourist complex; it seems to have sprouted from the lands of Crete. A glorious location boasting exceptional rugged beauty in the area of Kissamos. Placed among plane trees, chestnut trees, and mountain tops reaching the skies, the area overwhelms visitors with its unique diversity.
More info about Milia Mountain Retreat: www.milia.gr