Chania map of the county of Chania Crete

Chania is the capital of the county of Chanion. On the map of Chania we can locate The gorge of Samaria that starts from Omalos plateau and ends south to the seaside village of Agia Roumeli.

Chania is a coastal city in northwestern Crete, one of its most important ports and the capital of the prefecture of Chania. It occupies an area of about thirteen square kilometers and is the second largest city on the island after Heraklion.

In Chania located the second biggest port of Crete, Souda. In Chania also are the highest mountains of Crete the white mountains in Greek “Lefka Ori” in the south end of Chania are the famous Sfakia and near by the Venetian Castle Fragokastelo.

Map of Chania