Rethymno – Arkadi - Eleftherna
Advanced 60 klm. / Road Bicycle
A beautiful route that connects some of the most significant sights of the Prefecture, Byzantine Churches, monasteries and archaeological sites. >From touristic Platania, the provincial road passes through a series of beautiful and interesting villages and climbs up towards the historical Monastery of Arkadi. It continues towards the villages of Eleftherna and Ancient Eleftherna, near which segments of the ancient city have been excavated. It descends towards picturesque Margarites, meets the Old National Road, on which it continues a little further and meets the crossroads towards Alpha, Erphous and Viran Episkopi, where it once again meets the Old National Road and returns to Rethymno through Stavromeno.