Kournas Lake is the only natural lake with freshwater in Crete and is a protected area by the Natura 2000 Network. It is located near the Kournas village, 2.5km southeast of Georgioupolis, 43km east of Chania,  20km west of Rethymnon and 4.9 km from our hotel. It is a great destination for a relaxing walk and the favorite place of nature lovers since it is surrounded by a greenery environment with rare plants and trees. Near the lake there are plenty of cafeterias and taverns that offer a remarkable view to the lake. For visitors who want to explore the lake, pedal boats are available.