Crete, Greece

Plakias Beaches

Plakias is a small coastal village located on the southern coast of the island of Crete. Known for its stunning beaches and crystal clear waters, Plakias is a popular tourist destination that offers visitors a chance to experience the natural beauty of the island. Our guide below describes the best beaches in Plakias that you shouldn't miss.

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Ammoudi Beach, situated in a picturesque cove near the city of Plakias in Greece, boasts a pristine white sand...

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Located near the Greek city of Plakias, Damnoni beach is situated in a picturesque cove. This child-friendly b...

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The picturesque Plakias beach stretches along the coast of the same-name city located on the Greek island of C...

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Located approximately 8 kilometers from the city of Plakias in Greece, Preveli beach boasts white sand and a n...

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Best Time to Visit Plakias

The best time to visit Plakias in Greece is during the summer months from May to September. The temperatures are warm and perfect for spending time on the beaches, enjoying the sun and swimming in the sea. The crystal-clear waters of the Mediterranean Sea are ideal for snorkeling and diving, with a variety of marine life waiting to be explored. The town also offers a range of outdoor activities, including hiking and cycling in the surrounding hills and mountains. With long hours of daylight, visitors can enjoy exploring the town and its surroundings, and savor the Mediterranean cuisine in the local tavernas. Overall, the summer months provide the most favorable weather and water temperature for an unforgettable holiday experience in Plakias, Greece.

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