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Mirthios Villa

Location: Crete > Rethimnon > Plakias 

A traditional holiday villa with amazing pool and panoramic view to the Plakias bay

Plakias, Rethymnon

Mirthios Villa is located in "Mirthios", a small village with panoramic view since it is build on the top of a hill overlooking the bay of "Plakias".

The history of Myrthios goes back into the 10th century, when the Byzantine Emperor Nikephoros II Phokas (961 AD) built roads and bridges in order to link the villahge with the next village "Sellia".

The distance from Mirthios village to the beach of Plakias is about 2,5km or 5 minutes driving. There is also a path starting from the center of the village passing by the olive groves down to Plakias where the distance is about 1,5 km and you need less than 20 minutes to go on foot. Plakias has also several other beaches within walking distance (Souda, Damnoni, Ammoudi and Skinaria). To the east exists the famous Monastery of Preveli, and the amazing Preveli Palm beach.


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In Mirthos village you can find 4 of the best restaurants and taverns in the area with excelent food and fantastic view to the bay of Plakias. In Mirthios village you can also find 2 mini-markets as well as a few tourist shops. In Plakias village (2,5 km from the villa) you can find many big super markets, many restaurants and all kind of shops as well as lots of cafeterias, bars, pubs with relaxing or noisy music.

Photos Gallery about sights and beaches near Plakias, Rethimnon
Distances from Mirthios/Plakias
Distance to: Name Km or meters
Capital City
Rethymnon
30 km
Airports
Chania International Airport
Heraklion International Airport
90 km
110 km
Hospital
Rethymnon General Hospital
30 km
Ports
Rethymnon Port
Chania port (Souda)
30 km
85 km
Transportation
Bus Stop/Station
200 m
Sandy Beaches
Beach of Plakias
Beach of Souda
Beach of Damnoni
Beach of Amoudi
Beach of Ammoudaki
Beach of Skinaria
PALM Beach of Preveli
2,5 km
3 m
2,5 km
3 km
3 km
4 km
7 km
Activities / Recreation
Diving in Plakias
Walking in Kourtaliotis Gorge & Kotsifos Gorge
Walking through the olive groves with the famous Cretan olive trees
2,5 km
2,5 km
1 km
Site of Interest
The old Mill in Plakias
The traditional villages in the area
The famous preveli Monstery
2 km
2 km
7 km

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