Rethymno – Argyroupoli - Rethymno
Active 48 klm. / Road Bicycle
An alternative route towards Argyropouli from the New National Road. The road follows the coast and arrives at the bridge of Petre. The large sandy beach of Episkopi begins at the exit of the Petre gorge. A small road leads south towards the village of Karoti and from there towards Episkopi and Argyroupoli. The latter is a significant settlement with impressive Venetian monuments and a special natural environment. It is built on the site of Ancient Lappas, ruins of which have been preserved in the centre of the village. The area also has many Byzantine churches.