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Panormo Resort

Location: Crete > Rethimnon > Panormo 
Panormo Resort

An amazing 2-villas resort with 8 bedrooms, 2 small pools and panoramic view, 200m away from the beach

Panormo Village in Rethimnon

Panormo is a lovely village located in the north coast of Crete, 22 kilometers east from Rethymno with population of about 370 residents. The village is famous for its beautiful sandy beach and the fish tavernas beside the sea.

In the area, there are many interesting sights that everyone should have a chance to visit. One of them is the ruins of the church of St. Sophia, built in the 5th century AD, the early Christian times and excavated in the year of 1948. It was one of the biggest Christian Royal churches of Greece. In the cave of Hondrokavos, which is located 800 meters away from the village, there is an exquisite lighthouse, where you can enjoy a superb view of the sea and the land. The sunset from that spot is a magical experience that no one can describe with words. An abandoned, old Carob Mill Factory -industrial monument- has converted to the modern cultural venue “Charoupomylos” by a local cultural society, where many unique cultural events take place. Panormo has also a port for small boats, open to the east and protected from northern winds. There are also boat fuelling facilities.


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Panormo is located near the national highway of North Crete, and it could become an excellent choice for families or couples who want to explore the beauty of the Crete.

The area is quite developed and provides many facilities to the visitors such as organized beaches, super markets, cafes, lovely fish taverns and traditional restaurants, a backery, a bucher's, all kind of shops to buy clothing, shoes and souvenirs, a jellewery, shops with traditional cretan products and cosmetics etc. There is also a physician, a pharmacy and a post office.Two car rental agencies, taxi services, a travel agency and many accommodation options (hotels, rooms to rent, apartments) operate during summer season – from mid-April to end of October.

Except the amazing sandy beach "Limni" in Panormo, there are some of the most beautiful beaches of North Crete just only of a few kilometers away from the village: the sandy beach of "Bali" (12 Km), the sandy beach of Geropotamos (5 Km), the sandy beach of Stavromenos (10 Km), the sandy beach of Sfakaki (12 Km), the sandy beach of Rethimnon (20 Km), as well as amazing beaches in the south coast of the prefecture: the palm beach of Preveli (56 Km), the beautiful beaches of Plakias (56 Km) (Amoudi, Amoudaki, Damnoni, Skoinaria, Plakias, Souda) etc.

There are also many interesting sites arround that the visitors should visit such as: the Arkadi Monastery (22 Km), the Ancient Eleftherna (12 Km), the Venetian Harbour in Rethimnon (20 Km), the Preveli Monastery (56 Km), the Kourtaliotiko Gorge (45 Km) etc.

Sites and Beaches near Panormo
Distances from Panormo village
Distance to: Name Km or meters
Capital City
Rethimnon
22Km
Airport

Chania International Airport, I. Daskalogiannis
Heraklion International Airport, N. Kazatzakis

90 Km
63 Km
Hospital
Rethimnon General Hospital
22 km
Port
The Port of Rethimnon
The Port of Chania (Souda)
The Port of Heraklion
22 km
80 Km
65 Km
Transportation
Bus Stop/Station
1 Km
Beach

The sandy beaches "Limni" (200m), "Palio Limani" (500m) and "Kitrenwsi" (5Km) in Panormo, the sandy beach in Sfakaki (12Km), sandy beach in Stavromenos (10Km), Adele sandy beach (6 Km), Bali sandy beach (12 Km), the PALM beach in Preveli (56 Km), sandy Beaches of Plakias (56Km) (Damnoni, Amoudi, Amoudaki, Souda and Plakias beach)

2 - 45 km
Super Market
2 super-markets in the village
600 m
Restaurants

The traditional tavernas "Kastro", "Fanari", "Porto Parasiris", "Agkyra" in the village.

200-800m
NightLife Amazing bars and clubs in Rethimnon 22 Km
Activities / Recreation
Sea Sports in the beaches of Sfakaki and Stavromenos
12 km
Sites of Interest

The byzantine basilica of Agia Sofia (200m), the Attali monastery in Bali (7,6 Km), the Ancient Eleftherna (9,7 Km), the Melidoni cave (5,2 km), the Arkadi Monastery (22Km), the old town and the venetian harbour of Rethimnon (22Km), the Preveli Monastery with its famous palm beach (56Km).

200m - 56 km

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