Crete is an island renowned for its lively nightlife and unique beach resorts. The prefecture of Rethymno in Crete is a very famous nightlife destination, presenting a wide range of entertainment options. Bars in Rethymnon vary in music styles, from pop to traditional Greek and from rock to Latin. There are lounge Rethymno bars, exciting beach bars, and dance nightclubs.
The most frequented nightlife spot is Rethymno Town, boasting some of the most cosmopolitan and interesting Rethymno bars. Popular tourist resorts with many cafes and beach bars are Agia Galini, Plakias and Platanias.