The most important naturally made harbor in the Eastern Mediterranean.
The port of Souda is situated on the homonymous bay and is the main port of Chania. It is about 6 kilometers from Chania city center and about 70 kilometers from Sougia. Also nearby is the Ioannis Daskalogiannis Airport in Chania.
There are daily ferries to the port of Souda from Piraeus, while during the tourist season there are more ferries. In addition to the liner ships, however, it is also an important station for cruise ships that sail the Mediterranean Sea.
The port of Souda serves commercial purposes as well, through which a large volume of agricultural production of the prefectures of Chania and Rethymnon is handled, in olive oil and vegetables. It is considered one of the most important ports of the Eastern Mediterranean, because of the strategic position of the island of Crete, it is located on the “passage” of ships from the Suez Canal to the Western Mediterranean and the Atlantic Ocean.
It is one of the safest ports in the Mediterranean, unique to the Gulf since antiquity until today, it has organized port facilities and services since the 19th century, and there is also a fuel station for yachts, boats and sailing boats. At the northern end of the port of Souda is the Navy and the facilities of the US Navy, in front of which ships are prohibited to sale.
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