The ideal route to Rethymno Old Town and Veneto is exactly the same whether your are coming from Heraklio or Chania. Follow the E75 road to Rethymno and when you reach the “Atsipopoulo junction” drive onto the PEO Rethymno – Chania. Please click on the markers for instructions and pictures. After leaving your vehicle at the Parking lot, you will have to walk to Veneto since vehicles are not allowed in this part of the Old Town. If you wish to arrange your pickup, please let us know.
Getting to Veneto Hotel from Heraklio or Chania cities.
If you are driving from the airport (Chania or Heraklion) towards Rethymnon along the new highway you will see the sign Atsipopoulo Exit when reaching Rethymno. There you will get off the main highway following the exit (towards the sea).
After 2km you will have to turn into “Kefalogiannidon Ring-road” on your left towards the sea. Turn left and continue on this road for approximately 1km driving around the fortress on your right until you reach the port.
When reaching the entrance of the port turn right onto Arkadiou Street for about 30 meters and then turn right onto Salaminos Street (which progresses into Melissinou Street). After approximately 200 meters you will see two individual parking areas FORTEZZA PARKING or CASTRO PARKING (daily fee aprox. 10.00 euros).
At this point you can give us a call on+3028310 56634 or follow the directions above.
Veneto hotel is within walking distance, about 200 meters. Opposite the Fortezza parking you will see Hotel Fortezza . Walk straight ahead onto Xanthoudidou Street and take the second street on your right, Arabatzoglou Street. Continue a short distance and then take the first street on your left, Epimenidou Street where you will find us at number 2-4. In case you need directions or help please call us on as soon as you are in Fortezza parking.