Chania

Chania is a beautiful port town on the northwest coast of , with an atmosphere reflecting its Venetian and Turkish past. Highly livable spot. Chania has about 53,900 residents.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Photo: Jebulon, CC0.

Synagogue
The is the only surviving remnant of the once Romaniote Jewish community on the Greek of . Photo: Nikater, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Cemetery
The is a military cemetery administered by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission at , , .

Industrial park
is a natural gas power plant located in Chania on island, .

Chania

Latitude
35.5121° or 35° 30' 43.5" north
Longitude
24.0192° or 24° 1' 9" east
Population
53,900
IATA airport code
CHQ
Elevation
24 metres (79 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 31376615
Geo­Names ID
260114
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Hania
  • Arabic: Khania
  • Arabic: خانيا
  • Arabic: خانية
  • Arabic: كانيا
  • Arabic: هانيا
  • Armenian: Խանիա
  • Armenian: Խանյա
  • Asturian: La Canea
  • Basque: Kanea
  • Belarusian: Ханья
  • Bengali: হানিয়া
  • Bulgarian: Ханя
  • Catalan: Canea
  • Catalan: Chania Prefecture
  • Catalan: Chanià
  • Catalan: Càndia
  • Catalan: Hanià
  • Catalan: Hanya
  • Catalan: Khanià
  • Catalan: La Canea
  • Cebuano: Chaniá
  • Chinese: 哈尼亚
  • Chinese: 哈尼亞
  • Chinese: 干尼亞
  • Croatian: Khania
  • Czech: Chania
  • Danish: Chania
  • Dutch: Chania
  • Dutch: Kydonia
  • Egyptian Arabic: خانيه
  • English: Haniá
  • Esperanto: Ĥania
  • Esperanto: Ĥanio
  • Estonian: Chaniá
  • Estonian: Hania
  • Finnish: Canea
  • Finnish: Chania
  • Finnish: Hania
  • Finnish: Khania
  • Finnish: Kydonia
  • French: Canée
  • French: Chania
  • French: Hanía
  • French: La Canee
  • French: La Canée
  • Georgian: ხანია
  • German: Chania
  • German: Chaniá
  • German: Hania
  • German: Kanea
  • Greek: Chaniá
  • Greek: Χανίων
  • Greek: Χανιά
  • Gujarati: ચાનિયા
  • Hebrew: חאניה
  • Hindi: चानिया
  • Hungarian: Haniá
  • Indonesian: Chania
  • Italian: Canea
  • Italian: Chania
  • Italian: Hania
  • Italian: Hanià
  • Italian: Haniá
  • Italian: La Canea
  • Japanese: カニア
  • Japanese: ハニア
  • Kannada: ಚೇನಿಯಾ
  • Korean: 하니아
  • Latin: Chania
  • Latin: Cydonia
  • Latvian: Hanija
  • Limburgan: Chania
  • Lithuanian: Chania
  • Lithuanian: Chanija
  • Luxembourgish: Chania
  • Macedonian: Хања
  • Malay: Chania
  • Marathi: चेनीया
  • Norwegian: Chania
  • Norwegian: Khaniá
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chania
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chaniá
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chánia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hania
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kania
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Khania
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Khaniá
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Canea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Chanea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Chania
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Chaniá
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hania
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hanya
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Khanea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Khania
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Khaniá
  • Persian: خانیا
  • Polish: Canea
  • Polish: Chania
  • Polish: Chaniá
  • Polish: Hanía
  • Polish: Kanea
  • Portuguese: Caneia
  • Portuguese: Chania
  • Portuguese: Chaniá
  • Portuguese: Chanéia
  • Portuguese: Hania
  • Portuguese: Kidonia
  • Portuguese: Xania
  • Romanian: Chania
  • Russian: Канеа
  • Russian: Хания
  • Russian: Ханья
  • Serbian: Canea
  • Serbian: Hanija
  • Serbian: Χανιά
  • Serbian: Канија
  • Serbian: Ханија
  • Serbian: Хања
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kanija
  • Sicilian: Canea
  • Silesian: Chania
  • Sinhala: චනියා
  • Slovak: Chania
  • Slovenian: Chania
  • Slovenian: Hania
  • Slovenian: Haniá
  • Slovenian: Khaniá
  • Spanish: Canea
  • Spanish: Chania
  • Spanish: Chaniá
  • Spanish: Hania
  • Spanish: Jania
  • Spanish: Janiá
  • Spanish: Kania
  • Spanish: La Canea
  • Swedish: Chania
  • Swedish: Hania
  • Swedish: Hánia
  • Tamil: சானியா
  • Telugu: చనీయా
  • Thai: คาเนีย
  • Thai: ชาเนีย
  • Turkish: Chania
  • Turkish: Hania
  • Turkish: Hanya
  • Ukrainian: Ханья
  • Urdu: خانیا
  • Urdu: چانیا
  • Vietnamese: Chania
  • Waray (Philippines): Chania
  • Waray (Philippines): Khania
  • Wu Chinese: 哈尼亚
  • Yue Chinese: 哈尼亞
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