Crete tourist guide

The best Polish website dedicated to the Greek island Crete and to a small extent of continental Greece. You will find useful information related to visiting Crete that goes beyond the offer of optional tours. On the website you will also find descriptions of the most interesting places that we visited by visiting this largest Greek island. The content complements the current news, photographs and recipes of Greek cuisine.

Falasarna - beach with TOP 10

Beach in Falasarna

A view of the largest of the beaches located in the area of ​​Falasarna

Arriving at Falasarna, the first thing that strikes you is the fact that this region of Crete is one of the better places for growing vegetables and fruits. Confirmation of this is the view from the road leading to Falasarna, from which stretches a beautiful panorama of orchards, olive groves and a large number of greenhouses. However, it is not the agricultural industry that has made this place famous, but the beaches here, which attract tourists every summer.

The best beach of Greece

In 2002, Falasarna won the title of the best beach in Greece. This distinction is by no means accidental, because this place is truly unique by Crete standards. The long and, above all, wide beach called Pachia Amos is completely different from most of the "miniature" beaches available in Crete. Only a few places can be found on the whole island, which in this respect would be able to compete with Falasarna.

In addition to the previously mentioned beach called Pachia Amos, there is also a beach at the Ancient Falasarna, northern and southern excavations. The large extent of the sandy terrain causes that despite the large number of tourists coming here, everyone will find a piece of space where he can spread his beach towels and an umbrella. Of course, nothing prevents you from using rented sun loungers. The wide width of the beach gives the opportunity to practice not only water sports, but also beach volleyball, such as volleyball. The place has quite good tourist facilities, there is a large parking lot right on the beach, where you can leave your car without any problems. It is true that you can complain about a small number of dining options, but the two bars and a café operating here are certainly enough to satisfy the first hunger.




Beach Party

It is worth staying here until the evening hours, because this beach allows you to enjoy the amazing sunset, which is often a signal to start the night Beach Party. Since 1995, the youth from the village of Platanos organize a great Beach Party on the first or second Saturday. Famous DJs, free admission and relatively cheap drinks cause that many people stay here and dance all night long.

Falasarna - active beach

Falasarna is located about 60 km from Chania. When driving from New National Road from this city, you have to drive through Kissamos to turn into the side road on the right side of Platanos. Going further along the signposts you have to get to the edge of the hill stretching along the western coast of Crete. It is worth stopping at least for a moment to see the magnificent skyline stretching to the beach and the adjacent farmland. The next section is a narrow and winding road descending steeply towards the sea shore. It is worth to be careful in this episode, as this section of the route is quite demanding, especially when it comes back in the late evening hours.

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Interesting places on Crete

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Falasarna
Falasarna

Falasarna

W 2002 roku Falasarna zdobyła tytuł najlepszej plaży w Grecji. Wyróżnienie to nie jest bynajmniej przypadkowe, gdyż miejsce to jak na standardy Krety jest naprawdę unikalne.

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Elafonisi
Elafonisi

Elafonisi

Elafonisi is a small island located at the end of the southwestern edge of Crete. A characteristic feature of Elafonisi is the shallow lagoon connecting it with Crete.

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Elafonisi
Elafonisi

Elafonisi

Elafonisi is a small island located at the end of the southwestern edge of Crete. A characteristic feature of Elafonisi is the shallow lagoon connecting it with Crete.

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Chania Airport
Chania Airport

Chania Airport

This is the second largest airport (IATA code: CHQ) in Crete. In 2010, the airport in Chania served a total of over 1.65 million passengers.

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Chania - Xania
Chania - Xania

Chania - Xania

Chania (Χανιά) is the second largest (after Heraklion) city of Crete. The biggest advantage of Chania is the area of the Old Town and the beautiful Venetian Harbor.

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Aptera
Aptera

Aptera

Aptera is a city whose history dates back to at least a thousand years before our era. In the peak period, about 20,000 lived in it. people, of which only 1/5 were free people.

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Chania - Xania
Chania - Xania

Chania - Xania

Chania (Χανιά) is the second largest (after Heraklion) city of Crete. The biggest advantage of Chania is the area of ​​the Old Town and the beautiful Venetian Harbor.

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Sfakia
Sfakia

Sfakia

The genesis of the name of this poviat will not surprise anybody who will break the road from the Imbros gorge to Hora Sfakion.

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Frangokastello
Frangokastello

Frangokastello

Frangokastello is a small fortress that was built by the Venetians over four years from 1371. Initially, the castle was named after Saint Nikitas.

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Hrisoskalitissas
Hrisoskalitissas

Hrisoskalitissas

(Χρυσοσκαλίτισσα) The Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary with the Golden Step from the 17th century is the westernmost church building of this type.

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Hrisoskalitissas
Hrisoskalitissas

Hrisoskalitissas

(Χρυσοσκαλίτισσα) The Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary with the Golden Step from the 17th century is the westernmost church building of this type.

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The Omalos plateau
The Omalos plateau

The Omalos plateau

Omalos is a perfect starting point for exploring the Samaria Gorge. Located over 1,100 m above sea level extends over an area of 25 km2. Its size corresponds more or less to the size of the Lasithi Plateau.

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Kournas
Kournas

Kournas

Located 47 km from the city of Chania, it is the only freshwater lake in Crete. Its area is about 580 thousand. sqm. and the maximum depth is about 45 meters

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The Omalos plateau
The Omalos plateau

The Omalos plateau

Omalos is a perfect starting point for exploring the Samaria Gorge. Located over 1,100 m above sea level extends over an area of 25 km2. Its size corresponds more or less to the size of the Lasithi Plateau.

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Aradena
Aradena

Aradena

The steel crossing, which in the central part is separated from the ground by nearly 150 m, is at the leading position of the places where the longest bungee jumps are made.

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Chania - Xania
Chania - Xania

Chania - Xania

Chania (Χανιά) is the second largest (after Heraklion) city of Crete. The biggest advantage of Chania is the area of the Old Town and the beautiful Venetian Harbor.

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Sfakia
Sfakia

Sfakia

The genesis of the name of this poviat will not surprise anybody who will break the road from the Imbros gorge to Hora Sfakion. Word

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Chania Airport
Chania Airport

Chania Airport

This is the second largest airport (IATA code: CHQ) in Crete. In 2010, the airport in Chania served a total of over 1.65 million passengers.

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Chora Sfakion
Chora Sfakion

Chora Sfakion

Chora Sfakion is an extremely picturesque mountain village of the mountainous and wild Sfakia region

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Loutro
Loutro

Loutro

Loutro is famous for the fact that you can get to it only from the sea or walk on the mountain trail, because there is no other road here.

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Stavros
Stavros

Stavros

Stavros used to be a small fishing village. Today, it is primarily a tourist destination, but in a positive sense.

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Bear's Cave
Bear's Cave

Bear's Cave

The cave is less than 1 km from Moni Gouvernetou Monastery. You will reach it using the pedestrian trail that has been marked out along the slope of the Avlaki Gorge.

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Balos Lagoon
Balos Lagoon

Balos Lagoon

Balos is one of Crete's flagship beaches if not all of Greece. We can assure you that the landscapes you see during your trip to Balos will remain with you for a very long time.

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Moni Katholiko
Moni Katholiko

Moni Katholiko

Moni Katholiko is probably the oldest and most spectacular monastery in Crete. It is located 20 km north-east of Chania.

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Agia Triada Monastery
Agia Triada Monastery

Agia Triada Monastery

The Orthodox monastery of Agia Triada, located on the northern part of the Akrotiri peninsula, is one of the most beautiful and richest monasteries in Crete.

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Agia Triada Monastery
Agia Triada Monastery

Agia Triada Monastery

The Orthodox monastery of Agia Triada, located on the northern part of the Akrotiri peninsula, is one of the most beautiful and richest monasteries in Crete.

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Gouverneto Monastery
Gouverneto Monastery

Gouverneto Monastery

Gouverneto Monastery is probably the oldest active Greek Catholic monastery located on the Akrotiri peninsula near Chania.

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Imbros
Imbros

Imbros

The length of the trail leading through this place is about 8 kilometers and the difference in altitude is about 600m.

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Agia Roumeli
Agia Roumeli

Agia Roumeli

Agia Roumeli znajduje się na południowym wybrzeżu Prefektury Chania, pomiędzy miejscowościami Chora Sfakion i Paleochora.

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Souda
Souda

Souda

Until the early nineties, this place was known only to few tourists and local residents.

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Paleochora
Paleochora

Paleochora

Paleochora is a quite well-organized tourist town, with a beautiful large sandy beach

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Lissos
Lissos

Lissos

Ruiny starożytnego miasta Lissos znajdują się około 3,5 km od miejscowości Sougia na południowym wybrzeżu Krety.

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Samaria
Samaria

Samaria

Samaria is one of the most important tourist attractions located in the western part of Crete.

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Glyka Nera
Glyka Nera

Glyka Nera

Glyka Nera is one of the most spectacular beaches in Crete.

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Sougia
Sougia

Sougia

Sougia is a small town located in the southwest of Crete.

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Falasarna (excavations)
Falasarna (excavations)

Falasarna (excavations)

On the north-western coast of Crete, at the foot of the Gramovous peninsula, there are ruins of the ancient port of Korikos, later known as Falassarna.

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Krios
Krios

Krios

Krios Beach is located about 9 km west of Paleochora and it is also the last beach on this stretch of the southern coast

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Agia Sofia
Agia Sofia

Agia Sofia

Between the villages of Topolia and Koutsamatados there is an interesting cave known as Agia Sofia

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Milia
Milia

Milia

Milia is an authentic mountain settlement, which most probably dates from about the seventeenth century.

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Potamida
Potamida

Potamida

On the edge of the village of Potamida grows a complex of clay mounds called Komolithi (Komolithoi)

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Grammeno
Grammeno

Grammeno

Grammeno (Γραμμένο) is a beach that can be counted among one of the best and most beautiful beaches in this part of Crete.

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Polirynia
Polirynia

Polirynia

Polyrinia was one of the most important city-states of western Crete during the Hellenistic and Roman periods. It was built amphitheater on a steep hill, rising to a height of 481 meters above sea level

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Komentarze

 Izabela Suho Wu
Izabela Suho Wu
2015-03-29 18:07:27

Mój nr JEDEN!!

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 Bogusław Nosiadek
Bogusław Nosiadek
2015-03-29 18:08:33

Piękne wspomnienia...Falasarna 06.2013r. ;)

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 Beata Kempińska
Beata Kempińska
2015-03-29 18:12:02

Plaża jest piękna, choć bardzo wietrzna (a może to był taki wietrzny dzień?) Ujęło mnie to, że pan wynajmujący leżaczki dał nam dwie butelki zimnej wody za darmo :) i to że można zamówić pizzę, napoje i lody nie ruszając się z miejsca - pan właściciel knajpy przywoził na skuterze (czy innym pojeździe), w takiej samej cenie co przy barze. Plaża czysta, śliczna.

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 Marcin Wierzchowski
Marcin Wierzchowski
2015-03-29 19:07:03

zawsze tam wieje

 Mira Racka
Mira Racka
2015-03-29 18:38:17

Pięknie..

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 Seb Szczepanowski
Seb Szczepanowski
2015-03-29 18:56:44

Potwierdzam. Jest genialnie! Wial wiatr ale to kwestia pory - poczatek wrzesnia. Za to woda- czysty krysztal!

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 Marcin Wierzchowski
Marcin Wierzchowski
2015-03-29 19:07:37

w sierpniu też wieje

 Seb Szczepanowski
Seb Szczepanowski
2015-03-29 18:58:23

Wrzesien 2014

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 Ewa Łapińska-Michalska
Ewa Łapińska-Michalska
2015-03-29 19:00:14

RAJ na Ziemi ... <3

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 Marcin Wierzchowski
Marcin Wierzchowski
2015-03-29 19:08:29

no i ważna sprawa- jest fajna zatoczka z plażą dla golasów- można sobie dupkę opalić :)

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