Souda Village in Chania
Information About Souda
Souda Chania: Souda is one of the closest villages to Chania town and counts on 5500 inhabitants. It is situated 4 km east of Chania and is the second niggest port of Crete from where daily ferries connect the Souda to Piraeus.
Because of the strategic position of the port, a naval station of NATO has been implanted in Souda Bay.In the middle of the bay is a small islet of the same name with a beautiful Venetian castle standing in its centre.
Souda provides all kind of accommodations and entertainment and is linked regularly by bus to Chania. From Souda one can visit the interesting surrounding region as well as Aptera which used to be a powerful city of Greece and where Roman and Byzantine remains and a Turkish fort can still be seen.