Dream beaches of Chania Prefecture in Crete, Greece. Platanias, Stalos, Falasarna, Loutro, Frangokastello, Balos, Elafonissos, Stavros, Kalyves, Georgioupoli, Menies are some of the most exciting beaches of Crete island.
With so many wonderful beaches, it is hard to choose. Which is your favourite? Life on the beach can be busy, social or relaxed.
The beaches in Crete are very different, depending on where you go. There are wild beaches with surf, or calm inlets without a ripple. There are comfortable beaches with sunlounges, tavernas, cafés and restaurants, or isolated beaches with the wind in your hair…
Crete has many clean Blue Flag beaches where issues such as water quality, litter and environmental education are looked after to high standards. This rating also includes safety and environmental management issues, meaning a great beach experience for swimmers!