Archaeological of Rethymnon Crete
Some of the interesting things you have to do while in Rethymnon is to discover the archaeological sites of this prefecture
Rethymnon in the area of Tournes, remains of a proto-palatial center have been discovered. Sp. Marinatos carried out initial research in 1934.
Rethymnon, the famous cemetery of Armeni, which dates back to the Late Minoan period (13th/12th century BC), was discovered near the homonymous village in a beautiful oak forest and.
Rethymnon and occupies two long, narrow ridges, called Pyrgi and Nissi. Three streams flow around the foot of the hills and join to the north of them. The urban centre of ancient Eleftherna was always located at Pyrgi.
Argiroupoli, where parts of the ancient city of Lappa, considered to date back from the Geometric up until the Roman period, have been discovered in various places.
Rethymnon. It is believed that the settlement was founded in approximately 2000 BC and that it was violently destroyed by either an earthquake or a fire in approximately 1700 BC.