Paleochora to Sougia by Car

 

Time; 1 1/2 hours one way

Distance; 50 kms

 

A great drive to experience all the different terrains of Crete; mountains, forest and coastal. Sougia itself has many restaurants and shops to visit, the Sougia Gorge up to Lissos is also a recommended walk. There are beautiful beaches within an hours walk from the village.

 

How to get there

Take the road out of Paleochora heading for Chania, after 2 kms turn right at the sign for Azogires/Sougia follow the road through passing villages along the way until you reach a fork in the road at the village of Temenia, turn right almost 360 degrees at the junction. Then follow the road signs for Sougia.