Almyrida is a seaside resort, located 23 km from Chania. It has two small sandy beaches separated by a small peninsula. The water is clean, calm and shallow, making it perfect for families with children. There are also facilities for water sports.
You will have the opportunity to enjoy fresh fish at the tavernas on the beach, after of course visiting the ruins of a Christian basilica excavated at the entrance of the village and admiring its wonderful mosaics.
It is also worth visiting the nearby village of Plaka with its traditional architecture and picturesque streets.
- Tips, Suggestions, Iseful info
- History, Culture
- What to do (Activities)
- What to see (Culture, Nature)
- location Almyrida, Apokoronas, Chania
- free camping No
- nudism No
- beach type Sandy
- accommodation Yes - some choices
- dinning Yes - enough choices
- other facilities
Umbrellas, Sun beds
relevant routes & paths:
It is located 23 km east of Chania and 3 km east of Kalyves. From Chania follow the new National Highway of Chania - Heraklion (BOAK).