Agios Pavlos is located south of Rethymno, engulfed by 30m high sand dunes that end in a secluded beach of thin pebbles and beautiful waters. An ideal beach to spend a summer day, near the village of Agios Pavlos. It is usually a quiet beach where you can relax, enjoy the sun, practice your yoga positions, as many visitors are afraid to descend due to the steep sand dunes. In case you are seeking a secluded beach on Crete, Agios Pavlos is one of them. Naturists are seen very often at Agios Pavlos beach. Make sure you have carried your umbrella or be on the beach early to reserve some space under the shady rocks. Food and water provisions are necessary, because this part of the beach is not organized.