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Agios Nikolaos Beaches Sep 30

Magnificent beaches can be found on the coasts of the prefecture of Lassithi such as the unique Vai Beach with its incredible palm forest (5000 palm trees), its azure waters and its golden sand. More wonderful beaches are available such as, for example, Makrigialos, Istros, Pahia Ammos or the superb white sandy beaches on the islet of Hrissi. The coasts of the Lassithi prefecture are full of enchanting coves and idyllic beaches with crystalline waters. Here are some of those little paradises.

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Heraklion Beaches Sep 30

The variety and extent of Crete’s coastline make it possible for bathers to enjoy an infinite number of different places to swim, all of them lapped by warm, crystal clear water. NORTH COAST Fodele beach 23 km west of Iraklion. The sandy beach is by the highway from Heraklion to Rethymnon and Chania Agia Pelagia beach is located 16 km west of Iraklion. The bay of Agia Pelagia is protected from north-west winds and the sea is almost always calm.

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Rethymnon Beaches Sep 30

Rethymnon Beach Situated in front of the city of Rethymnon, it is a long sandy beach, extended at a length of approximately 12 kilometers at the West. Within the city and its suburbs, it is very crowded in summer, but going westwards you can find parts with less people. Platanes Beach The beach of Platanes is situated 4 kilometers far from Rethymnon at the East. It is a beautiful sandy beach, open to the North, so it is affected by the "meltemia".

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Chania Beaches Sep 30

Numerous beautiful beaches with soft sand or coloured pebbles can be found in the prefecture of Chania as well as plenty of deserted coves and lovely bays. Many of the beaches are located on the northern coast of Crete and on the southern one. They all have crystalline waters and many of them look like paradise. Here is a small list of the multitude of the beaches of this area. Many more can be found while exploring and are at least as wonderful as the one listed below. 

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