Apokoronas Beaches

Ombrosgialos beach

Located just 26km east of Chania, Ombros Gialos (or Omprosgialos) is a picturesque beach situated on the east coast of Drapanokefala. Known for its crystal clear waters and rocky shoreline, the beach is a popular spot for swimming and snorkeling. There is a small harbor nearby with a dock, offering swimmers a safe place to...
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Georgioupolis beach

Georgioupolis, a small seaside town located 38km east of Chania and 21km west of Rethymnon, is home to a vast long beach spanning 10km. Stretching from the river Almiros to Kavros beach, the 2km-long Georgioupolis beach is sandy and dotted with dunes in some areas, with shallow waters ideal for children. Windy days require extra...
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Kera beach

Kera beach is situated around 20km east of Chania city, on the southern coast of Souda Bay. The tranquil shoreline is lined with soft sand and a few pebbles, and boasts a stunning backdrop of dramatic cliffs. The crystal clear, shallow waters are a great choice for those who prefer a more secluded atmosphere. Looking...
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Kournas lake

Located in an idyllic landscape between the slopes of the White Mountains and the plane of Georgioupolis, Lake Kournas is the largest natural lake in Crete. It is situated in the vicinity of Kournas village, 2.5 km south of Georgioupolis beach, 20 km west of Rethymnon and 43 km east of Chania. This region is...
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Kalivaki beach

Located 38 km east of Chania and 21 km west of Rethymnon, Kalivaki is the westernmost beach of Georgioupoli Bay. The beach is well-protected from strong winds, making it a great choice for families with children. With its refreshingly cold water, courtesy of nearby rivers Almyros and Boutakas and freshwater springs, and its clean, sandy...
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Kalives Beach

Kalives is located 19 km west of Chania on the south coast of Souda Bay. This picturesque village was named after primitive huts that farmers built to spend the summer nights. The rivers of Xidas and Mesopotamos flow close to the village and their springs decrease the sea temperature. There are two sandy beaches with...
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Koutalas beach

Koutalis beach, located 25 kilometres east of Chania city, is a picturesque spot close to Cape Drepano and 1 kilometre north of Kokkino Chorio. It is well-known amongst scuba divers, who often begin their exploration of sea caves at this remote beach. Koutalis is composed of large round pebbles and stones, making it an excellent...
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Kavros beach

Nestled between Rethymno prefecture and Chania, east of Georgioupolis’ beaches, lies the beaches of Kavros and Kournas. Though much of the beach has been developed, a small portion has been left untouched. Here, an expansive and incredibly important dune ecosystem can be found, home to its own unique flora. The dunes of Kavros are particularly...
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Almirida Beach

Located 23 kilometers east of Chania city, Almyrida is situated on the south shores of Souda Bay and close to Cape Drapanos. This quaint resort offers all the necessary amenities and boasts unrivaled seaside vistas. Its surrounding countryside and the lush olive groves lend themselves perfectly to exploration and hiking. Just 1km to the east...
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Kalami Beach

Nestled just 15km east of Chania city, on the southern coast of Souda Bay, lies the picturesque village of Kalami. Here, visitors can take in stunning views of the bay and the fort of Souda, as well as the nearby ancient city of Aptera and the Turkish forts of Intzedin and Aptera. Only 500m from...
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