In the village of Aghios Dimitrios, which is situated 10 km east of Rethymno on the road to Arkadi, the cruciform church of Aghios Dimitrios inscribed with a cupola can be found. It dates back to the 11th century.
The large and beautiful Byzantine church of Agios Dimitrios, of cruciform
architecture, has a large dome on a drum, several high blind arches for support
and decoration and there are remains of frescoes.