Agia Roumeli

Agia Roumeli is a coastal village in southwestern Crete near the southern end of the Samaria Gorge.

Typically hikers travel from Chania to Omalos via coach and then hike the gorge. From Agia Roumeli typically they leave by ferry, usually to Hora Sfakia and then get a coach back to Chania.

Get in

There only two or three realistic ways to get here. The village is not accessible by road.

By foot

Walking along the coast from Sfakia or down through the SamariĆ” Gorge from Omalos. Get in Sfakia or Omalos by bus from Chania.

By sea

By ferry from Sfakia.

Get around

The village is not big, so everything is within walking distance.



There is a small 'wild camping' area (no facilities) by the riverside on the coast of Agia Roumeli village. There are also a few hotels.

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