Is a small town located southwest of Crete? It is 77 km from the town of Chania. It is built on a peninsula and this gives it a natural privilege to be located between two bays. This means that it has many options in beaches within walking distance from it. More specifically in the western bay are the beaches of Pahia Amos, Limnaki, Volakas, Plakaki, Azuro, Grameno and Krios.
In the eastern bay are the beaches of Chalikia, Anidri and Gialiskari.
This means that it does not really matter where the wind coming from, because there are many options until you choose which beach you like.
It is famous and touristic place not only by tourists but also by Greeks because it’s very beautiful and affordable destination. Paleochora there are many restaurants, hotels, cafes, bars – disco and activities to fill your days.
Something very attractive is also the fortress of Paleochora which was built in 1282 and was equipped with two towers on the north and south side.