This plot of land in Chania Crete for sale is located in the village of Horafakia on the peninsular of Akrotiri. It has got a surface 486sqms with a building density of 240sqms within the community of the village. The plot is within easy reach of the centre of the village ,the mini-markets and restaurants and less than 5 minutes drive to the area’s sandy beaches. There are beautiful sea views from the plot. The community is well organized with assigned areas for parks, sports ground and children’s playground. There are pavements and tar road access throughout. There is also new infrastructure planned for water supply and sewage. The utilities of electricity and water are next to the plot for easy connection.
All amenities including banks, supermarkets and a variety of other stores can be found in Kounoupidiana, which is just 5 mins drive away.
Horafakia is a small, quiet village on the peninsular of Akrotiri, situated halfway between Kalathas and Tersanas villages, 15kms northeast of the historic city of Chania. Due to its elevated location it offers outstanding sea views across the Bay of Chania and Mountain views. The village is only 15 mins from the international airport and less than half an hour from the port of Souda. The area is an ideal place to relax and unwind, and has numerous shops, mini markets, tavernas and school, all within walking distance. Additional shopping and general amenities such as large supermarkets, banks, post office, travel agency etc, are available in Kounoupidiana, just five minutes away by car. The beautiful sandy beaches of Kalathas and Tersanas are only a minute drive from Horafakia village.
The peninsular of Akrotiri features some of the most beautiful and cleanest sandy beaches of Chania offering water sports activities, including well-known Stavros beach, where Zorbas the Greek was filmed, Kalathas and Tersanas. Kalathas beach is a beautiful sandy beach lined with pine trees in the south and a small islet at swimming distance and features cafes and traditional tavernas. Tersanas is another fine sandy beach with shallow waters suitable for children. A variety of wild birds and turtles find haven in this peaceful area which is so diverse, offering endless possibilities to the visitor, from birdwatching, horse-riding, hiking or simply relaxing and enjoying the scenery. There are also several churches and historically significant monasteries in the area such as the impressive Agia Triada and Moni Gouvernetou built in the 16th century, a visit to which is highly recommended