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Mercato Agora di Chania

Odos (via) Hatzi Michali Yannari, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Shop 'til You Drop!!

This is a shoppers delight. Small boutiques, souvenir shops and cafes line the narrow, pedestrian... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jaybeeFL
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Florida
Lots of souvenirs

There were some shops selling food products but the majority were selling souvenirs and nick... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
luvroma2
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Reading, PA
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Odos (via) Hatzi Michali Yannari, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a shoppers delight. Small boutiques, souvenir shops and cafes line the narrow, pedestrian only streets of the old town of Chania. You can spend an entire afternoon browsing or if you are like me, following your spouse into almost every shop in town....More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were some shops selling food products but the majority were selling souvenirs and nick knacks. There were also a few unappetizing looking restaurants. As much as I like markets, I did not find this one very appealing.

2  Thank luvroma2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is open for over 100 years. It is a monument of Chania. You can find a lot of topical things inside and also souvenirs. Locals also do their shopping there. There are some bakeries where you can eat your breakfast, some restaurants in which...More

Thank George T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The main market in Khania may see many tourists, but still local people go there for their daily shopping. Absolutely worth a visit, consider buying eadible souvenirs like savoury goat cheese or salted olives and have a tasty meal at one of The genuine tavernas.

Thank Giorgio2009
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This is a massive cross shaped building with historical importance for the whole city. It used to be and still is a meeting point for groceries and locals.

Thank harispomelos
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Same old shops selling the same old wares, nothing very interesting but a nice walk around, they didn't bother us much though which was refreshing

Thank GoodAdviceBod
Reviewed 1 October 2016

On our travels around Chania old town, we visted this market that was built in 1913.We bought herb's,olive oil soap and some tourist stuff, but you can buy cheeses,pastries sweet,s drinks, ouzo, hats, belts and lace, even sit and have something to eat.You can also...More

2  Thank CHARLES H
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Beware that disabled parking is very limited. Fascinating market and old town full of alleys and shops selling Cretan products.

1  Thank Ian B
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

A place no one should miss when visiting Chania. It has everything, regarding food. Cretan products like cheese of all kinds from fresh to mature cheese, olives, olive oil, wine, raki, herbs, and quite a few little taverns with excellent food, favorite being Agapinis Tavern....More

1  Thank Eleni P
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed wondering through the markets shops in Chania old town. Sellers are mostly not pushy but friendly. There's great leather stores, crockery and kitchenware, olive oil products, jewellery and more. Of course you can find usual tourist nonsense too! But give yourself a...More

1  Thank LisaTakesTrips
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