MUSEUMS: The most famous museum in the area is the ARCHEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF ELEFTHERNAS, is situated 22 Km from Rethymno city. In the old town of Rethymno there is the ARCHEOLOGICAL MUSEUM on Ethnikis Antistaseos str.
MONASTERY: The ARKADI MONASTERY is a monument that you must visit, because it's a venerated symbol of Cretan independence. Situated 23 Km from city of Rethymno. Monastery celebrates on November 8 annually.
VENETIANS MONUMENTS: FORTEZZA is the fortress of Rethymno. It was built in the top of a small hill between 1573 and 1580 from Venetians for the protection of citizens from Turk's attacks. In the heart of old town you can see the RIMONDI FOUNTAIN that it was built in 1626 from Rimondi a Venetian governor.