back to basicsTime flows slowly here… Milia offers you a glorious location boasting exceptional rugged beauty in the area of Kissamos. The mountainous landscape offers its distinctiveness to the people and their creations. Placed among plane trees, chestnut trees, and mountain tops reaching the skies, the area overwhelms visitors with its unique diversity. The spring water, the clean air, the mountain’s silence, the summer breeze, the starlit night sky, the delicious food and wine, and even the eco-structured approach of Milia, will provide the necessary serenity and will help you recharge your biological batteries.Milia is located in a mountainous and environmentally sensitive area of Western Crete, at the prefecture of Chania and the center of Kissamos province. Our region belongs to the Natura network of protected areas. The settlement is surrounded by a green valley formed by the mountains Kefali (Head) and Psilo (High), 550m above sea level. Getting to the hostel: By airplane from Athens and many other big cities of Europe to Chania airport. Chania (CHQ) 66.5km There is only a bus daily between April to October which starts from Chania to Elafonisi and leaves you in a nearby location called ‘Mili.’ Then you have to call us to pick you up.KTEL Chania http://ktelbus.com/?module=default&pages_id=91&lang=en Your general direction is from Chania to Elafonisi. Take the New National road driving to the west of Crete or Kasteli-Kissamos. Just before entering Kissamos turn left to Elafonisos as indicated on the signs. Follow the road through the following villages: Kaloudiana Potamida Voulgaro Topolia Katsomatados and Vlatos. On the junction at the sign to Vlatos you will also find signs leading to Milia. Turn right and follow the signs leading into the mountain towards Milia.