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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is a nice beach to visit. The palmtreewood once was spectacular, but nowadays it is a closed territory behind the beach. The beach is nice and crowded. You can rent sunbeds and parasols if you can find a spot. I have seen more...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is great but don’t seat at the organized part of the beach. They are rude and very expensive for what the offer! Don’t miss the beach, just skip the sun-bed area.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 429jennie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is very clean, with a nice setup. The space between the sea beds is very wide. You can place your towel on the sand between the palm trees. The view from the nearby cliffs is great. You can also do some water activities....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank RaZVaN1703
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What makes this beach beautiful and peculiar is the large palm trees forest, the water is clear and there are a lot of facilities that can help you enjoy your stay. Unfortunately after midday the beach becomes extremely crowded and it lose its Magic in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank hophop91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If it weren’t for the palm trees, this would just be an average beach. It’s geared towards mass tourism, with paid parking, the most expensive beach beds on Crete, and ready made sandwiches at the cafe. If you are the adventurous type, go elsewhere! Or...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Z8918ZSmichaels
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

Rented a car in Sitia for only 30€/day (dont ask your holiday compani, visit the car rental yourself and keep your money!). Only 30 minutes drive from Sitia city. Beautiful beach! Parking is 2,5€ right by the beach. You can park for free as well,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank andreafT2371UN
Reviewed July 14, 2019

The beach consisted of small pebbles and not fine sand as I had thought based on the reviews. Nonetheless, my children enjoyed collecting rocks and pebbles. The palm trees were a nice backdrop. There was a free shower to rinse the salt off. Overall, it...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Canucksindutschland
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

This enchanting beach is a perfect mixture of several palm trees and a long sand beach. The sea has a Cristal clear water with all colors of blue. At the side of the beach there are small coves. Overlooking the beach there is a point...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 794rox
Reviewed July 9, 2019

Came here last year, back again this year and I love it just as much. Highly recommend. Best food and coffee in the area!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank John P
Reviewed July 7, 2019

I have been travelling a lot, but have to say this beach is one of the best I've ever been to. Really nice, not to crowded with Europes only palm forrest. We swam to a secluded beach not far away, which turned out to be...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Мария Б
June 9, 2019|
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Response from DINA I | Reviewed this property |
hello. I was with a ranted car, about 25-30 minutes. have a good time!
Anastasia A
July 9, 2018|
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Response from philbo45 | Reviewed this property |
Kalimera! The parking lot is less than 50 meters from the sea, integral to the destination. Like one person said, 10 meters or less.
Kareena A
August 4, 2015|
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Response from Gilles G | Reviewed this property |
From Ag. Nikolaos, Vai beach is a 2 hours trip with a car
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