We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Quite fornominally ornate and filled with holy treasures, the cathedral is a place to visit and contemplate life, away from the heat and hurly burly of the old town. Not particularly large, it has many icons of the saints and sliver and gold relics for...More
Stopped by this Cathedral, as there was some Greek dancing taking place in the square. I have been to many different churches and temples and thought why not.
We entered, the Cathedral, very quiet, with one or two people. Up on the walls, beautiful paintings...More
A traditional Greek Orthodox church on an attractive square in the centre of Chania’s Old Town. A beautiful ornately decorated church with religious icons, large paintings and chandlers. On the site of a former church which was later converted into a soap factory during the...More
This is a beautiful and unusual church. It was built on the site of an older temple for Mary. When the city was occupied by the Turks in 1645 it was converted to a soap-factory. It was changed back to a Basilica in 1860. Small...More
Another beautiful Church in Chania. We didn't know about this one either. It's beautiful inside. There are some seats available outside too and lots of places for snacks nearby for ice creams, etc. The statue nearby is also pretty cool of a typical Greek Priest.