If you are on a vacation in Chania, you can be sure that you will experience unforgettable moments - tasting amazing food and visiting countless scenic sites of unique natural beauty. Read below about the best beaches in Chania so that you'll be ready and well informed when the time comes for a swim!
Starting from Chania and heading West, you will drive for about 53 kilometers until you reach the renowned Falassarna beach, one of Crete's and Europe's best!You will be standing on the island's side that the horizon meets Malta, exposed to an endless blue, along with the golden sand, the blue-green waters and the crystal clear sea. This is what brings Falassarna to the top of Chania's beach list. Note that is is well organised and equipped, so you will find anything you need there.
Above Falassarna beach, almost 56 kilometers from the city, the road leads to the west peninsula of Crete. There, diagonally opposite Gramvousa, nature has worked tirelessly to create a magical, exotic landscape. The astonishing Balos beach is extraordinarily beautiful, made of fine sand and turquoise waters. You will enjoy your visit with the help of the canteens and umbrellas that provide food, drink and shadow.