Many picturesque, authentic and unspoiled villages can be found in the prefecture of Rethymno as well as a few calm and pleasant tourist resorts located near wonderful beaches. Anogia, Spili, Agia Galini and Plakias are among the most traditional villages of Rethymno Crete.
Many hotels and accommodation are located around these villages.
After you have seen the best Rethymno villages, you can also find information about the best beaches.
Guide to 14 villages
Discover our guide to 14 Rethymno villages. They are all presented with detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Rethymno. For the most popular ones, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.