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Elafonisi Viewpoint

Lafonisi Natural Reserve, Elafonissi, Crete 230 53, Greece
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Amazing beach

Amazing beach but is not deep. You have to walk in the sea around 50 meters. It is better to visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
angel g
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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 3 June 2018
GuiWong
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  • Average3%
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Lafonisi Natural Reserve, Elafonissi, Crete 230 53, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing beach but is not deep. You have to walk in the sea around 50 meters. It is better to visit it later at 10:30 in order to find free space or parking

Thank angel g
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Reviewed 3 June 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 19 September 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 15 August 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 5 August 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 4 August 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 29 June 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 12 June 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

Thank happilyretired_12
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Reviewed 26 May 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 21 May 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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