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Beautiful beach

We did not quite make it to the car park as we felt the track was too rocky to risk in our hired... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Helen D
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Lovely walk

Great hike down a dusty track, goat and sheep flocks everywhere. Lovely scenery. Nice beach at the... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
sajt293
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Park Agiofaraggo, Matala, Crete 702 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did not quite make it to the car park as we felt the track was too rocky to risk in our hired Astra. We had about a 20 minute walk to the car park where we stopped to have lunch at the mobile snack...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Great hike down a dusty track, goat and sheep flocks everywhere. Lovely scenery. Nice beach at the end but gravelly not sandy.

Thank sajt293
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A great beach to visit!!! Easy walking in the canyon, about 20', no problem for young children. You can get water, coffee, juice etc at the canteen at the parking to the entrance of the canyon.

Thank ACHDental
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this beach on a hot day in July. We reached the final parking area after about 25 minutes of fairly difficult and very rocky off road driving. There is a small van selling drinks and small snacks at the parking area. The guys...More

Thank Cathy T
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This place is simply a great place to climb and swim all in one day. There are bolted routes on the beach! The swimming and snorkeling was great! It wasn't very crowded and it seems like only the locals go there. Great spot for people...More

Thank Morgan K
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

A long walk if you stop at the farm, but if you go further and find the final parking it is not too much walk. Anyway it is great views atmosphere.

Thank Virginie L
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We walked through this gorge twice. Once in May and once in October. I definitely prefer spring time when everything is green and blossoming. If you take road from Monastiri Odigitaris to Kali Limenes you can turn right at 34 56 55 N , 24...More

Thank gregskim2016
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This beach is very nice with great sea. It's located at the end of a short trekking (only a few minutes). The road ti the start of the trekking is not perfect, but is drivable with no particular issues. You need to open and cross...More

Thank Diego ʄ
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The gorge is located in the South side of Heraklio. You can reach it through Sivas village that is located nearby, following the way to Kali Limenes. By ending the normal road, you have to cross almost 6km strongly ugly road full of stones (SUV...More

Thank gdgreece2016
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Very beautiful and quiet place, we enjoyed it very much! It can be reached by car and then a short walk (about 20 minutes). It is worth to be seen!

Thank Nadia574
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Barry R
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Response from gdgreece2016 | Reviewed this property |
It is not a nudist beach, but at the end of left side, on the way of your arrival there are people enjoying swim wear freedom.
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