THE AREA AROUND
KARMI Studios & Apartments are located
in a small village named Skoutelonas, near the well known village
of Kolympari, 22km from Chania. Kolympari is famous for its
numerous restaurants that serve excellent fresh fish. The area around
the apartments has many restaurants and shops, to cover your needs.
Kolympari has everything you may need during your holidays (bank, post
beach is only a few minutes walk from the apartments (there is a road,
in case you want to drive to the beach). The shingle beach in the area
is very quiet and one of the clearest in Chania.
following table sums the distances from various important places:
from KARMI to
map shows the location of Karmi Studios & Apartments in
Crete is a big island, with many citizens and many more visitors, and it
is very easy to reach the island, especially in summer time,
either by plane or boat.
-Flying to Crete
Crete has two main airports. One in Chania, and one in Heraclion
(the larger city of Crete, 135km east of Chania)
flights: During summer time, numerous charter flights arrive at both
airports, in a regular basis, from all over the world.
flights: More than 10 flights daily from Athens (the capital of
Greece) arrive at Chania, and even more arrive at Heraclion.
-Sailing to Crete
ferries to Athens: Daily routes from Piraeus (capital port of
Greece) to Souda (Chania's port, 6 km from Chania, 30 km from KARMI)
and vice versa, and also to all other major cities of Crete (Rethymnon,
Heraclion) connect Crete with mainland.
routes from Heraclion and Sitia connect Crete with other Greek
islands (Santorini, Rhodes, Tinos, Naxos, Mykonos, Skiathos etc) and
with Thessaloniki (North Greece).
ferries from Peloponnesus and Kythira to Kissamos port are quite
regular in summer time.