Beaches of Lassithi
An exotic beach of Vai sits in the Northwestern Crete. It boasts one of the biggest palm woods in Europe. This unique blend of crystal clear water, soft sand and pebbles fringed by the palm trees makes Via very popular among visitors.
Elounda is a small and at the same time very attractive resort. It sits 11 km outside Agios Nikolaos town. Elounda offers several well organized sand beaches. This is a perfect place for those who want to enjoy peace and seclusion away from humming cities. Here one can also take a trip to the neighbouring Spinalonga island.
Plaka beach is located not far from Elounda, in 5 km. This beautiful beach with sand and pebbles every time attracts a lot of visitors. Besides, it has a picturesque view to Spinalonga.
Xerokambos is a long sand beach with shallow and clear sea on the background of low hills and small olive groves.
The sandy beaches of Ierapetra resort (gr. holy stone) have always allured visitors with pictures landscapes and crystal clear sea.