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Elafonisi Viewpoint

Lafonisi Natural Reserve, Elafonissi, Crete 230 53, Greece
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Wear Good Shoes

The breathtaking views convinced us to park and hike to the beach versus taking a boat. A great... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
GuiWong
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Aurora, Canada
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Great view

After balos another paradise. Bring your snorkels ,cameras, gopros for some great pics and... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2017
Salvo_KANGOO
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Paris, France
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beauty” (4 reviews)
“exercise” (2 reviews)
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Lafonisi Natural Reserve, Elafonissi, Crete 230 53, Greece
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

The breathtaking views convinced us to park and hike to the beach versus taking a boat. A great decision and worth the exercise. But wear good shoes. I had flip flops and have the blisters to demonstrate why shoes are the better option. The surface...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

After balos another paradise. Bring your snorkels ,cameras, gopros for some great pics and videos. Organize you full day here because there is so much to do and see. Wait for the incredible sunset. Food and toilets on site. Lots of beach and water to...More

Thank Salvo_KANGOO
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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

When we went to Elafonisi the water was not crystal clear (it was actually impossible to see the ground), and the sand was not pink.. There was crazy many people and when we came there all the sunbeds and parasols had been occupied.. I think...More

Thank Amanda H
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Cretan beach to visit and enjoy with family and friends. Extralarge beach to live. Clear waters, green and blue. Jump in and dream... 5*

Thank Roberto S
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Amazing Beach. It's not as pink as you see on pictures, but very beautiful anyways. The trip to the Beach is a bit scary. 🌞

Thank Carsten S
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Reviewed June 29, 2017

This place is pure magic!! It's perfect for anyone who loves adventure, beautiful sights and even camping! Looking forward to be back !!

Thank GinoBGino
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

At the end of the dunes there is a rocky outcrop covered in sand which gives you a 360 degree panoramic view of the beaches and hills. The only problem would be if you have mobility problems as the climb up and down are not...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

A real "must see" if you are in Western Crete" Hire a car and drive down some really dodgy winding roads around hairpin bends for an hour or two. It's worth it

Thank AnnieBee303
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Reviewed May 21, 2017

Wonderful view in all directions and the great fine color of the vegetation. Keep your eye on the big sand dune and walk to the right you will find the path up.

1  Thank Couple_H_A
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Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach, the water is so clean and turkose! The sand is pink! The way to Elafonisi Beach is a big experience in itself beacuse you see mountains on the way and perfect views! Really recommend to visit this place!

Thank Aggie G
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