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Red Sand Beach (Kokkini Ammos)

Matala, Crete 702 00, Greece
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very nice beach

difficult to go there through the mountain, but its not so big! Clean and nice water! Soft send... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
Miriel_96
Hopping old men

If you are into naked old men hopping around in the hot sand trying to get from their umbrella to... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
kerschmi
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Styria
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“nudist beach” (17 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (12 reviews)
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Matala, Crete 702 00, Greece
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

difficult to go there through the mountain, but its not so big! Clean and nice water! Soft send. You can swim naked;)

Thank Miriel_96
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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

If you are into naked old men hopping around in the hot sand trying to get from their umbrella to the water, you came to the right place. If in addition you are a fan of annoying lounge music, crowds of wanna be cool tourists...More

1  Thank kerschmi
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

I have a bad knee but I thought that I would try the hike and hopefully get to the top and see down to the beach. Unfortunately one can't see the beach from the top so I continued down. The beach is a dark sienna...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2018

nice beach nobody there paradise 30 minuits from matala the argiloum make me a very nice face the horizonte is like to be in an exotic play.very good

1  Thank georgios c
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Reviewed October 19, 2017

up and down the hill, beautiful nature, magic view from the top ,the black and brown goats can be seen,so charming bar at the beach

Thank Milica B
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Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

It was a hike over the hill that worried us at first but was well worth it when we got there. It is a lovely nudist beach with such a great hippy feel. The taverna was playing great music from the sixties.

Thank Dave P
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Reviewed September 28, 2017

It was our 4th time in Matala and again we did that hike to red beach because it is worth! Yes, in summer it is popular but still not so owercrowded like the main Matala beach. And there are no noisy children because it is...More

Thank Rūta A
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

This is just amazing. You should visit Matala for a OUT OF THIS WORLD EXPERIENCE. I will definitely go back any giving day

Thank Angie2780
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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

After a 30min walk you arrive to this charming beach. Red sand and great views plus some goats hanging around. Worth a one day visit. Bring food only drinks available on place. Worth the walk

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Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

The beach is very nice as the water is crystal clear and there is no wind (compared to resorts in North Crete). The sand is a bit reddish and beach is only accessible after a 20-30 min hike. I wold recommend not wearing flip flops...More

Thank AndrewLa1
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