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nice hike from gerakas beach tot dafni beach

Nice walk along the coast from Gerakas beach to Dafni beach. But take water shoes with you because... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Lovely for swimming

A peaceful beach, probably owing to the unmade road leading to it! Be careful where you park, or... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Katherine A
Christchurch, Dorset
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We turned off the road to head to this beach, thinking it would be near the road, just a short drive. However, we found ourselves on a very long drive on not so good roads to reach there. The drive seemed to go on and...More

1  Thank Touristsonholiday
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We visited here after hiring a quad to tour the south of the island. It was a bit of a hair raising experience getting to the beach on the quad as the road to the beach is narrow and snakes around the headland but woweee...More

Thank helenedixon
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Nobody respects nesting, restaurants and sunbeds everywhere, no people from the Caretta organization control anything...real shame

1  Thank Adamantia S
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The beach is nice the there are many sun-beds with umbrellas for 5€ or 10€,but you can also get free sun bed depending on which tavern you will decide to sit. This year the water was dirty due to sewage disposal so not recommended for...More

Thank Lenia P
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Daphni Beach is approached along a twisty and very scenic side road. The beach is predominantly sandy, but there are quite a few sharp stones to beware of if you are barefoot. The sea here is ideal for a swim and a couple of tavernas...More

Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I like so much idylic sandy beach with trees who spent you shadow, very quit and lovely, nice for swimming in cristal clear water, ideal in springtime and also in september.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Nice walk along the coast from Gerakas beach to Dafni beach. But take water shoes with you because a few times you have to walk through the water and the little rocks hurt your feet.

2  Thank BoskeBierbeek
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Fantastic beach. Not too busy Clean clear sea ,shallow for quite a way out . Worth the windy track to reach it. Very quiet in September Heaven on earth. No turtles in September Friendly tavernas offering free sunbeds /umberellas and toilet facilities.

1  Thank Vanessa N
Reviewed 13 September 2017

A peaceful beach, probably owing to the unmade road leading to it! Be careful where you park, or you have to pay the taverna for sunbeds. I had a disappointing Greek salad at the taverna which was lacking much feta cheese! Sea was beautiful for...More

Thank Katherine A
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Don't get conned by the two restaurants near the entrance. Will charge €5 for two sun beds and not cheap food. Go along to the other restaurants. Free sun beds, cheaper food, just as good!

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