Shortly after leaving the airport, follow the main road to the left, and then leave the roundabout at the first exit (1) towards Chania after 2 km. (watch for the priority signs!). By reaching the village of Pithari, 3.5. km. farther along, leave the roundabout at the second exit (2) towards Souda and follow the road with a view of the harbor until you reach after 5,5 km the Souda-Chania main road (traffic-light, INKA super-market(3)). Turn right, direction Chania, and go another 100m to a large intersection, where you will turn left. 1 km. farther along you will find the junction joining the motorway – turn right (4), direction Kissamos-Kastelli. After 25 km you will find the exit Paleohora/Tavronitis. There, turn right for Paleohora. You will be traveling on the main road via Voukolies, Dromonero, Kakopetros, Floria, Kandanos, Plemeniana, Vlithia and Kalamos, and reaching Paleohora after 62 km.
A stop in Dromonero offers a final view of the northern coast from a coffee house with a giant plane tree beside it.
If you wish to visit Chania, leave the roundabout at the first exit(2) – after 2.5 km. you will reach a T-junction (5) with traffic lights. Turn left and follow the road approximately 3.5 km. into the city centre with its indoor market. If you want to continue driving, carry on towards Kastelli (Kissamos). After approximately 2 km, turn left at the main intersection with traffic lights (7) towards Omalos. After 1 km., turn right onto the highway (8) towards Kastelli (Kissamos) and follow the directions given previously.
by public bus
From Souda – harbor to Paleohora
1 km. after leaving the harbor, passing a traffic-light and INKA-super-market, shortly you reaching a a large intersection, where you will turn left.1 km. farther along you will find the junction joining the motorway – turn right (4), direction Kissamos-Kastelli and follow the upper direction.