Best beaches are found in Ierapetra region.Ierapetra is located on the south coast of Crete and offers endless choices of golden beaches with deep crystal blue waters.
Every year, all major beaches of Ierapetra are awarded the European Committee’s Blu Flag. Water quality, safety, and environment are among the best.
Visit Vai palm beach, Palaikastro, Zakros and the spectacular Chrissi Island. This deserted island is home to unique flora in Crete and an excellent day-trip destination from Heraklion.