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This gives you a great view of the Beach

This is a great beach to go to and is therefore very popular. It is very shallow water for 25m plus... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul A
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What an amazing beach, amazing natural formation with multiple coves! It can get a little crowded... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
RUColton
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Lafonisi Natural Reserve, Elafonissi, Crete 230 53, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great beach to go to and is therefore very popular. It is very shallow water for 25m plus so is good for children. There are sun beds plus to hire at very reasonable prices.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

What an amazing beach, amazing natural formation with multiple coves! It can get a little crowded in mid day with having to walk a little for parking, but it’s not too bad and totally worth it! It is hands down my favorite beach in Greece!!!!

Thank RUColton
Reviewed 11 August 2018 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
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

2  Thank GuiWong
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
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
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
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
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 !!

1  Thank GinoBGino
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

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