| The village of Kalathenes at 280m a.s.l. with 290 inhabitants. lies 11.5 km away from Kastelli Kissamou and 50km from the city of Hania.|
Kalathenes have an important agricultural production of olive oil, excellent wine, cypress lumber, and dairy products.
|Here we find a Venetian villa named "Rotonda" which used to be the residence of a Venetian nobleman between 1500 and 1600. They call it "Rotonda" because of its circular form, . The villa is still used today as a house.|
A drawing of the "Rotonda"
Rotonda: The entrance
At Kalathenes operates a weaver cooperative, with a loom room where 20 women produce traditional hand woven products (clothes, tableclothees etc.) . The products of the cooperative are on display and sold at a small shop , in Kastelli near the National Bank of Greece.
|Number of settlements:||3|
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