Location & Access
The Orthodox Academy of Crete (OAC) is located in the area of Gonia, at Kolympari, Chania, in the Municipality of Platanias, next to the historic Holy Monastery of Panagia Odigitria of Gonia (17th century).
It is 39 km from the airport and 24 km from the city of Chania.
From the airport, delegates and visitors may reach the OAC:
- By taxi (35-40 minutes).
- By bus from the airport to the city of Chania and from there, by another bus, to Kolympari (tel. Public Bus Service [KTEL]of Chania: 0030-28210-93052). Buses run from the city of Chania to Kolympari almost every thirty minutes. The OAC is 1.5 km from the bus stop in the center of Kolympari.
- If a large number of delegates arrive on the same flight, the OAC can organize a transfer for the them from Chania Airport to the OAC in one of its own buses or one provided by a travel agency. The cost varies depending on the size of the bus (16-seat, 22-seat, 30-seat or 50-seat).