Best Rethymno Beaches

Rethymno hosts some of the most magnificent beaches in Crete. Beaches on the northern side are more organized and busy, while beaches on the southern side remain untouched by tourism and are ideal for total privacy.

In brief, the beaches that appeal to the most tourists are Bali and Panormos on the northern part of Rethymno and Agia Galini and Preveli on the southern part.

You will find below a list of the best beaches on Rethymno Island sorted by popularity.
After exploring them, don't skip checking out our list of all the best places to visit in Rethymno (the best sights, villages, restaurants, and more).

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