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Sitia

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Sitia, laid out in a horseshoe shape on the side of a hill in the northeast of the island. The whole area around Sitia is a landscape which combines the Mediterranean with the African; hot, dry areas alternating with cooler, milder spots.

The beach, to the left of the town, is a permanent temptation for a dip, with its fine sand and clear waters. The locals are known for their kindness and warm-heartedness.


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Sitia Harbor

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Mochlos Anchorage

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Kouremenos Anchorage

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Deserted beach with pebbles and sand below the village of Agia Fotia. There is nothing special except that it offers the visitor the tranquility and seclusion.

Xenodocheio Mochlos Beach

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Front and beside the hotel Mochlos. In front of the hotel you will find an organized beach with all amenities provided by the hotel.

Vai Beach at Toplou

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This is an exotic beach with the only palm of Europe and is located 24 km east of Sitia. It is a beach with fine sand and pebbles from a real oasis for the desert landscape of eastern Crete.

Tigania Beach at Kalavros

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Deserted beach with pebbles and sand near the village of Calabria. The beach is small and isolated.

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Skinia Beach at Agkathia

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Skinias beach is actually a wide area, 4 km southeast of Palekastro and between Snow and Beach Karoumes. A series of small coves with sand and pebbles, crystal clear waters and wild natural beauty.

Sitia Beach at Siteia

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Great beach near the port and the center of Sitia. Ideal for families and children.

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Very little secluded, deserted pebbled beach for the few. On the beach there are some trees for shade during the midday hours.

This small beach is not organised but is the most beautiful in the region. The low surrounding hills isolate it and offer an almost silent, 'private', but also exceptionally beautiful beach.

Poumpelle Beach at Toplou

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Small absolutely deserted sandy beach. There is no organization so make sure you have supplies with you - an umbrella, hat, water, etc.

Totally secluded beach located northwest of the village close to Sitia Panagia Faneromeni. Visitors should come with their own supplies sure to enjoy the solitude and the unspoiled nature.

Petras Beach at Siteia

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The beach of Petra is a long sandy beach below the beach of Sitia. Ideal for families and children.

Papadiokampos Beach

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Totally secluded beach located northwest of Sitia. Visitors should come with their own supplies sure to enjoy the solitude and the unspoiled nature.

Beautiful little secluded beach with a small colored pebbles 23 km from Sitia and just 4 from Palekastro. The clear blue waters of the Libyan Sea will fascinate you.

Mochlos Beach

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Mochlos is a small pebbled beach west of the picturesque little fishing village of the same name and is located 48 km east of Agios Nikolaos and 34 west of Sitia. Influenced by the winds that blow in the region.

The Krinaki beach got its name from the beautiful wild lilies that grow near the beach, located 3-4 km north of Xerokampos (dirt road) near the mouth of a river which is usually dry. The beach does not have any tourist facilities or other facilities for swimmers.

Kouremenos Beach

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Very long sandy beach Kouremenos (1.5 km long) is located 21 km east of Sitia and 2 km east of the village in the bay Palekastro Grant.

Koufonisi Beach

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At a distance of 3.5 nautical miles south-southeast of Cape Goudouras and 10 nautical miles southeast of Makrigialos is a small and uninhabited island Koufonissi or Aspro.

Kato Zakros Beach

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The European path E4 after passing Zakros with its beautiful springs and remarkable gorge of the dead ends in the valley of Kato Zakros Minos four thousand years ago built one of his palaces. The settlement of Kato Zakros, which is only 8 km from Pano Zakros and 25 km from Palekastro is the most impressive small fishing village, tucked away in the southeast corner of Crete, behind the beautiful beach with tamarisk trees.

The beach is at the end of the gorge in Chochlakoi. Deserted beach with pebbles and sand.

The pebbled beach Goudouras located 73 km southeast from Agios Nikolaos and 37 kilometers east of Ierapetra, in front of the homonymous coastal settlement (approximately 300 residents). It is the last village in the eastern part of the south coast of Crete.

From the point of Syros you arrive by car you can take away - 5 minutes - the footpath next to the old town of Itanos. Behind the hill you will find a very pretty little secluded beach with coarse sand.

From the point of Syros you arrive by car you can take away - 5 minutes - the path (you'll find very easily) over the hill. At the end of the trail you will find an amazing beach with coarse sand.

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Just north of the beautiful palm grove and beach is the sandy beach of Syros .And here the visitor can combine the good swim with the visit of the ruins of ancient Itanos.

Deserted Beach at Toplou

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Small absolutely deserted sandy beach. There is no organization so make sure you have supplies with you - an umbrella, hat, water, etc.

Chiona Beach

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Chiona is located 22 km away from Sitia and 2 km from Palekastro It is not only offers clear, cool waters but also the traditional soup of Crete, which anyone can enjoy in the picturesque taverns. Along the beach there are trees which generously offer their shade.

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If a west wind blows then it is difficult to enjoy a swim at Goudouras.Then you can enjoy the crystal clear waters in Atherinolakos.

Xerokambos is a pristine area, 48 km from Sitia, 28 km from Palekastro and 10 km from Zakros. The stunning scenery assemble mountains, gorges, olive groves and fantastic deserted beaches with sand.