Spili is a small town counting only approx. 700 inhabitants and belonging to the prefecture of Rethymnon.
It is located some 30 kms south of the city, at 421 meters above sea level. The south shore is just behind the coastal mountains.
|Slide show | Spili: View from East||
The surroundings are composed of particularly exciting landscapes. Mt. Vorisis (878 meters) towers above Spili, and the town itself is said to be most picturesque.
The landmark of ▶ Spili is a Venetian style fountain with 25 water-spitting lionheads, and there are even some old houses which originally remain from the Venetian era.
Road distance: 36 km