There are two ways to reach the island of Crete:
BY BOAT: From Piraeus port, daily departures to Souda port of Chania or to the port of Heraklio.
BY PLANE: There are two international airports on the island: in Chania and in Heraklio.
Chania Airport: 33m (30 min. drive)
Souda Port of Chania: 19km (20min. drive).
Heraklion Port or Airport: 125 km (two hour drive).
From Chania airport or Souda port:
Follow the signs to the highway in the direction of Rethymno. Take the highway. At the junction to Kalyves/ Armenoi take the exit at your right and then turn left destination to Kalyves village. Enter Kalyves and follow the signs to Gavalochori. Continue the way to Gavalochori for 7,5km. When you enter the neighborhood of Agios Pavlos, before Gavalochori after the church of Saint Paul, at the first road turn right. After 80m Grape Cottage is at your right.
From airport or harbour of Heraklio:
Follow the signs to the highway in the direction of Rethymno – Chania. Take the highway. Pass all the exits to Rethymno and continue, headed in the direction Chania. After Georgioupolis take the exit to Vrysses, Vamos and follow the signs to Vamos. After Vamos drive for another 5km and at the junction with the sign to Gavalochori turn right. Continue for 4km and when you enter the neighborhood of Agios Pavlos before Gavalochori , after the church of Saint Paul, at the first road turn right. After 80m Grape Cottage is at your right.