Heraklion Sandy beaches

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Location: 67 km south west of Heraklion Town
Description: Matala is the most famous resort on the southern side of Heraklion Crete. The organized beach next to some strange rock formations offers a nice environment to relax.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Water sports

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Location: 24 km north west of Heraklion Town
Description: Agia Pelagia is a lovely fishing village that turns into a tourist resort in summer. Its calm ambience and the beautiful beaches make it a nice family place.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Diving Club

Location: 10 km east of Heraklion Town
Description: Tobrouk is located on the northern side of Crete and very close to popular tourist resorts. Its large beach and the watersports facilities make this beach crowded in summer.

Type: Sandy, Partly Organized

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Location: 23 km north west of Heraklion Town
Description: Lygaria is another beautiful beach close to the tourist resort of Agia Pelagia. It is actually a secluded cove nice for relaxation.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Diving Club

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Location: 5 km west of Heraklion Town
Description: Ammoudara is a very long, sandy beach with clean water. The organized coast and the close distance from Heraklion Town makes it very popular.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Diving Club, Windsurfing, Water sports

Location: 9 km east of Heraklion Town
Description: Amnissos is a long, sandy beach in close distance to Heraklion. The coast is organized with sunbeds, umbrellas, watersports centres and beach bars.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Water sports

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Location: 33 km east of Heraklion Town
Description: Stalida is a popular beach with many hotels around it. It is located between Hersonissos and Malia, east of Heraklion Town.

Type: Sandy, Organised, Party, Water sports

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Location: 36 km east of Heraklion
Description: Malia is the most popular beach resort of Heraklion and the most famous nightlife spot in Crete. It gets very popular and usually attracts people who go there for clubbing.

Type: Sandy, Organised, Party, Water sports

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Location: 28 km east of Heraklion Town
Description: The beaches around Hersonissos are among the most popular in Heraklion Crete. It is well organized and has many watersports centres.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Party, Diving Club, Water sports

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Location: 67 km south west of Heraklion Town
Description: Kalamaki is a fully organized beach close to the popular resorts of Matala. It has clean water and a long, sandy coast.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Partly Organized

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Location: 13 km east of Heraklion Town
Description: Hani Kokkini is a busy, lively beach resort with many tourist facilities and watersports centres along the coast.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Water sports

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Location: 27 km west of Heraklion Town
Description: A lovely village with some tourist development, Fodele has a long sandy beach and some delicious taverns along the shore.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Water sports

Location: 90 km south of Heraklion Town
Description: A secluded beach on the southern side of Crete, Dermatos is not organized at all and provides a nice alternative for total privacy.

Type: Sandy, Non Organised

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Location: 20 km east of Heraklion Town
Description: Analipsi is a lovely beach resort with many tourist facilities and watersports centres.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Water sports

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Location: 16 km east of Heraklion Town
Description: Kato Gouves is a popular tourist resort between Heraklion and Hersonissos. It is much developed with hotels, watersports centres and organized beaches.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Diving Club, Water sports

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Location: 8 km east of Heraklion Town
Description: This is a pleasant beach resort close to Heraklion Town, on the northern side of Crete. It usually gets very popular in summer.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Water sports

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Location: 70 km south of Heraklion Town
Description: A secluded resort on the southern side of Crete, Keratokambos is a great choice for family and quiet vacations.

Type: Sandy, Partly Organized, Secluded

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Location: 67 km south west of Heraklion Town
Description: Close to the popular resort of Tymbaki, Kokkinos Pyrgos is a small, sandy beach with few tourist facilities.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Non Organised

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Location: 67 km south west of Heraklion Town
Description: Komos is a large, secluded beach close to the busy resort of Matala. Although the surrounding area gets busy in summer, Komos usually doesn't get crowded.

Type: Sandy, Partly Organized

Location: 88 km south east of Heraklion Town
Description: Psari Forada is a calm beach on the southern side of Crete. Not much developed or crowded, Psari Forada is a lovely family resort.

Type: Sandy, Non Organised, Secluded

Location: 90 km south of Heraklion Town
Description: A quiet beach on the southern side of Crete, Sidonia is located right next to the family resort of Psari Forada.

Type: Sandy, Non Organised, Secluded

Location: 80 km south west of Heraklion Town
Description: Vathi is a secluded and unorganized beach a few km away from Matala. It can be reached through a track road from Sivas.

Type: Sandy, Non Organised, Secluded

Location: 7 km west of Heraklion Town
Description: This is a long, sandy beach in close distance to Heraklion Town and next to the popular resort of Ammoudara.

Type: Sandy, Non Organised



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