Heraklion Paleokastro beach
Paleokastro Heraklio: The beach of Paleokastro is placed 15 km north wets of Heraklion town, under the shadow of an old castle. Paleokastro is one of the finest beaches to the north coast of Crete, well-organized, with clean waters.
It has some accommodation facilities in the surrounding area, including some small hotels and seaside taverns. Paleokastro beach is good for snorkeling, which is very interesting due to its underwater rocks.