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    Rethymno Old Venetian Harbour

    Stroll around the gorgeous Rethymno Harbour!

    Landmarks Rethymno Old Venetian Harbour

    The Old Venetian harbour of Rethymno is situated north of the city and dates back to the 13th century where it was used as a trade port by the Venetians and later on by the Turks.

    There is a beautiful preserved lighthouse at the edge of the harbour reachable by a short walk. Fishing boats docked around the coast add up to the tranquil atmosphere of the Venetian harbour.  Also numerous restaurants and cafes are located around the quayside.

    Tip: Hang around at the breakwater until the sun goes down for a magical sunset!

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