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Wonderfull beach!

Best beach in that area and there is a cool beach bar also! The water is clear and the sand is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Max C
Wonderful Place

One of the best beaches in Greece. We enjoyed our holidays in Chania and we visited Falassarna... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael P
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“clear water” (35 reviews)
“big waves” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Falassarna, Crete 73400, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best beach in that area and there is a cool beach bar also! The water is clear and the sand is fine! Check it out!

Thank Max C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best beaches in Greece. We enjoyed our holidays in Chania and we visited Falassarna because some locals told us.They were absolutely right!!!! The beach was perfect and the sunset there was amazing!!!

Thank Michael P
Reviewed December 4, 2017

If you go right to the end of the beach, close to the 'Falasarna Tavern' and park (or drop of at the bus as it turns round there) there is a lovely walkway through trees down to the beach. There are several shallow pools in...More

Thank Ollerbarrow
Reviewed November 17, 2017

The color of the water is wonderful but we were not lucky, it was too windy and i had to guard my kids. couldn't stay there for long. I recommend to see the place in case u in Chania district.

Thank Malkhazi
Reviewed November 14, 2017

We took the local bus from Gerani till Falassarna Beach on a hote August day. The bus service worked excellently and there is no need to go on a more expensive charter tour. The main tip I would give anyone going here is NOT TO...More

Thank NillaJ
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

We've been here in the middle of november and had this dream beach completely to ourselves. Blue water, sandy beach, great waves - just awesome. In summer, it surely is very packed.

Thank Brigitte K
Reviewed November 4, 2017

At first I visited ancient Falassarna and I can recommend it. Then I walked over the different beaches and some had pink sand. You have to notice that the lonely beaches the closest at the Ancient town are for naturists. But if you walk further...More

Thank NicciBr
Reviewed October 21, 2017

We drove to the northern end of Falassarna beach as it looked quieter & had sandy beach with rocky areas. Parked next to the Orange Blue bar which you have to walk through to get to some steps down to the northerly part of the...More

1  Thank broggy57
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Good services: Food, beer, coffee, Jet ski etc. Very nice sand beach, a great place to spend a day. Plenty of parking spots and easy to find. Views are stunning to the mountains during sunset.

Thank Samu M
Reviewed October 15, 2017

This is a nice beach. Just to pay attention to sun bed and umbrella, because if you choose on the first line, will pay more with 2 euro than the others.

1  Thank totovio
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September 21, 2017|
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Response from CapeTurning | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the bus stops right at the beach
Alina S
September 6, 2017|
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Response from svpo10 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are places to buy snacks and drinks at Falassarna and very nice and inexpensive taverna To Kuoma at the central part of the beach. At Efalonissi I would advice to take smth with you to the beach.
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July 16, 2015|
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Response from AndreasBrok | Reviewed this property |
As already written, the beach is really long and has many entry points. If you go at the so called "big beach" (you'll see signs), there are beach bars and nearby tavernas (restaurants). For the rest of the beach, you'll... More