Sights in Akrotiri
The monastery of St. John the Merciful (Agios Ioannis Eleimon) is located very close to Chania airport, south of the village Pazinos or Gagalado. The monastery, was fortified and its walls are preserved in excellent condition.
From the Gouvernetou Monastery starts a downhill path and in ten minutes you will reach the Cave of Our Lady of Arkoudiotissa. (Continuing in 30 minutes you will reach the Catholic (or Katholiko).