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The Conference venue is the 5-star luxury beachside hotel MINOA PALACE RESORT & SPA located in the cosmopolitan area of Platanias, 12km west of the picturesque city of Chania and only 30-minute drive from Chania International Airport. Chania is the capital of the Prefecture of Chania which occupies the westernmost part of the island of Crete. The great area of the Prefecture of Chania is an ideal place for both summer and winter holidays with numerous sandy and pebbled beaches, high mountain peaks, beautiful inland villages and landscapes, natural gorges and caves, a rich variety of historical monuments.
Tourism facilities are rich all over the area and can satisfy all kinds of tastes. For more information about the great area of the city of Chania please follow the links:
• Chania Municipality website
• Chania Prefecture website for tourists
• Chania tourist guidebook
• Explore Crete
• Crete TOURnet
Chania International Airport “I. DASKALOGIANNIS”
Chania International Airport (IATA: CHQ, ICAO: LGSA) is located 15 kms NE from the city of Chania in the peninsula of Akrotiri. The airport
is 30min drive from the conference venue.
Seasonal flights arrive from several European cities. Furthermore, Chania connects with destinations all over the world through Athens (IATA: ATH, ICAO: LGAV).
From the airport you best take a taxi (fare 25-30 Euros).
" Radio - taxi HERMES "
Telephone : 28210-98700
"Radio - taxi OF CHANIA "
Telephone: 28210- 94300
Tourist Information Offices
• Tourist Information Office (Municipality of Chania)
Address : Kydonias 29 (KEP), Chania
Tel: +30 (28210) 36155 , 36204,
fax: +30 (28210) 36205
• National Tourist Organization (Ε.Ο.Τ)
Address : Plateau 1866 - PANTHEON hall, Chania
Tel: +30 (28210) 92943
Emergency tourist information