Topolia Village in Chania
Information About Topolia
Topolia Chania: A lovely village in the inland of Crete, Topolia is located 48 km south east of Chania Town, about 20 min drive from Kissamos. Located on the hillslopes, Topolia offers a gorgeous view to the surrounding region.
The most impressive spot near this village is Topoliano Gorge, 1,500 m in length. This gorge has steep slopes with many caves along these slopes. The most important is the Cave of Saint Sophia, with impressive stalactites and stalagmites.
A village with traditional colour, Topolia has stone houses, narrow streets and most inhabitants deal with agriculture and cattle-breeding. The village has affluent water, olive trees, chestnut trees and many poplars.