This plot of land in Apokoronas Chania Crete for sale is set in a quiet location, at the outskirts of Kokkino Chorio. The area is peaceful and the great views over the sea & the mountains make it the ideal spot for relaxation and calmness. It is a large piece of land of 7000sqms and a villa of 200sqms + basement can be built. This gently sloped property is just 3 kms away from Plaka and the beach of Almyrida.
The utilities of water and electricity are nearby for easy connection.
Kokkino Chorio is a small, traditional Greek village on the coast of the Apokoronou Peninsula, from here the views across Souda Bay to the Akrotiri Peninsula are magnificent. It is only a few minutes’ drive from Plaka with tavernas and bars, and the lovely sandy beach of Almyrida. Just further down you will find Kalives where there are more sandy beaches, shops for your day to day needs and a variety of other amenities. The beautiful historic city of Chania is just 30 minutes away from Kalyves, as is the international airport of Chania.
Kokkino Chorio is an unspoilt, traditional village in the region of Apokoronas in Chania, located high on the mountain and offers breath-taking views over the Bay of Souda. The village was one of the sites used in the 1964 film Zorba the Greek. It is a small, hospitable village with a couple of small shops, kafeneion and tavern. More shops and restaurants can be found in the village of Plaka, 3kms away. Kokkino Chorio features a glass factory which produces handmade glass, using traditional glass blowing techniques. The coastline northwest of the village is a very interesting place for a stroll due to the ground formation and the various caves.
Apokoronas is situated at the feet of White Mountains in the north-eastern corner of the prefecture of Chania and is one of the greenest regions of Crete. The area features numerous interesting sights, such as Lake Kournas, the island’s only freshwater lake and the archaeological site of Aptera with its superb views of Souda Bay. Apokoronas features an abundance of historic and picturesque villages with traditional taverns and thriving seaside resorts with beautiful sandy beaches along the coast like Kalyves, Almyrida and Georgioupolis.