All along the northern and the southern coasts of the region, visitors will discover amazing Heraklion beaches to relax. Around the tourist resorts, Heraklion beaches are organized with plenty of hotels, traditional taverns and watersports centres. However, many secluded bays are also found for total privacy and isolation, mostly on the southern coasts of Crete, which is less tourist-developed. You will find below a list with the best beaches in Heraklion Crete.
Guide to 32 beaches
Discover our guide to 32 beautiful Heraklion beaches. They are all presented with detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Heraklion. For the most popular spots, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.