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Agia Pelagia, Crete

The Agia Pelagia beach is a narrow beach that has clear waters and a great sea view.

✦ What Expect From The Beach of Agia Pelagia?

Agia Pelagia, Crete
Agia Pelagia, Crete

This is a lovely beach that is suitable for a relaxing holiday in Crete Island.

Initially, the area was a small Greek village that transformed into a popular tourist destination with many hotels, restaurants, cafes, and bars

Agia Pelagia, Crete

Whether you’re into water sports, snorkeling or sunbathing, this beach certainly has a stretch of a beach to suit your taste.

The beach has small rocks, but comfortable enough to walk on. On the flip side, it can get crowded and filled up early, even in the early seasons. And just like many of the beaches in Greece, you need to pay a small fee to use the sunbed and an umbrella.

✦ The Restaurants At The Beach

Greek Food
Greek Food

There is a number of restaurants along the Agia Pelagia beach. They serve all types of meals from Greek food to the International cuisines. When at the beach, you can also order fresh juices or cold beverages from one of these restaurants.

Later, you can choose to dine while watching the sunset in one of the restaurants.

Enjoying some greek food
Agia Pelagia, Crete

✦ The Area Along the Agia Pelagia Beach

This area has a family-friendly vibe.

There are many resorts and hotels lined up on the entire beach. You can also enjoy this picturesque bay all day long.

And just in case, you are looking for a less crowded beach, Crete Island has many other options. And what about staying in another area and head out to enjoy a meal or the beach in this area for a day? The choice is yours!

Some Tips

  • The parking at Agia Pelagia is free and next to the beach
  • There are no shells to collect here