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i loooove palm forest though was closed...has a nice beach with sunbeds and without.. was a long... read more

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Access Good, Water Very clean, Sand clean & Golden, all the ammenities,Carefull might be stinging... read more

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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Vai, Crete 72300, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

i loooove palm forest though was closed...has a nice beach with sunbeds and without.. was a long trip till there but worth it

Thank engliscri
Reviewed 4 days ago

By far the best beach I have ever visited, very beautiful, clean and well organised. If you are looking for secret and secluded beach, this is not the place. BUT! It is very well organised, there are all services, numerous and quite OK toilets, changing...More

Thank SursurMai
Reviewed 6 days ago

2 hour drive from Agios Nikolaos and not for faint-hearted but so worth it. Went 30 September and weather was perfect and beach less than half full. Probably not as good when super crowded. One of the top 10 beaches we have ever been too...More

Thank Margofam
Reviewed 1 week ago

Access Good, Water Very clean, Sand clean & Golden, all the ammenities,Carefull might be stinging JellyFish.

Thank Mythos R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Picturesque, seemingly remote - more developed/busy than one might expect - you won’t escape neighbors here.

Thank 3waytieforlast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean beach and well organised car parking. In the height of the season parking might be at a premium. Cost for parking and the sun beds very reasonable.

Thank gingercat28
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was announced as one of the most beautiful beach on Crete but it was just a normal beach with no extras.there are many palm trees but that's all.it takes 2,5 hours to get there from Hersonissos.

Thank Máji L
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful beach, with natural palm trees, water sports and restaurant. A must go if you are looking to relax.( Also there's nudist beach option ).

1  Thank Fabio I
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We have read reviews and started at 8am in the morning from Aghios Nikolaos. The road was not busy and we enjoyed beautiful views. It was not busy, it became busier in the afternoon. We paid €10 for 2 sun beds and had a great...More

1  Thank Larysa K
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Of course very crowded in the summer but not to be missed. Nice beach with transparent water. If you don't want to be confronted with the crowd, go after 05:00pm ... no parking fee (4€) and a lot of space ! The place is well...More

Thank Jepehe
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Anastasia A
10 July 2018|
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Response from Max K | Reviewed this property |
The beach is around 10 meters from the parking lot. You can see the water from the parking.
Kareena A
4 August 2015|
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Response from 896gilles | Reviewed this property |
From Ag. Nikolaos, Vai beach is a 2 hours trip with a car
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