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Stavros is a seaside village located 152km from Heraklion airport, 16km northeast of Chania City and only 10km away from Chania airport.
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It consists of a small village which ends in a very beautiful little bay and a very steep mountain called Vardies which is right opposite of the harbour of Stavros.
This is where the beach scenes and the syrtaki dance scenes in the movie Alexis Zorbas were filmed in 1964.
It is a quiet family friendly holiday destination where the Lagouna shaped beach in Stavros is protected from the winds and it is safe for the children to swim in.
There is a variety of small hotels, apartments, studios and rooms to rent for all budgets and the tavernas, restaurants, cafes, bars will not disappoint you.
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You can drive around in the Akrotiri peninsula where the Tsagarolon Monastery, Gouvernetou Monastery and Monastery – Pilgrimage of St. John the Hermit or Stranger are located.
You can easily reach Marathi beach or the popular unique Seitan Limania beach.
Chania City with Old Venetian harbour and old town and other sites of interest wait for your visit.
Agioi Apostoli and Chrissi Akti beaches, Platanias, Maleme, Kissamos, Kolymvari and Falasarna on the west.
From Kissamos starts a boat trip to Gramvousa Island and Balos lagoon, one of the finest excursions you can do.
Georgioupolis area or Rethimnon on the East make Stavros a convenient base for your excursions.
To the south you can visit Imbros gorge and Sfakia region where you reach Frangocastello, ilingas, Orthi Ammos beaches by ferry the famous fishing village of Loutro.