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40 chlm notia apo to Rethymno, Lefkogia, Crete 74060, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We was in early morning here, was maybe less than 10 people. This is a special place, nice beach, heart shape stone, palm river.

1  Thank Gaudentas S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Certainly worth a visit. The water is nice and there are nice spots for snorkelling. The sea is really nice especially early mornings and afternoons, as during the day people and boats make some spots less crystal clear. It can get crowded but certainly less...More

2  Thank federica_sbaffo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in the car park and paid 2 Euros thinking it was a short walk to the beach . It wasn’t ! There were hundreds of stone steps to descend to get to the bottom . These are gravelly and I felt I could...More

Thank Judith130969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here after visiting the famous Preveli monastery. There are two ways to go there. You can park at the car park on the west side of the beach, which is high above, and walk down the steps to the beach. This is an...More

Thank Brendan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

another excursion was there! we loved the place and special the palm tree forest! also the river make the water cooler in very hot days! worth a visit

Thank mariusmortensen87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you go in Crete and you don't visit Preveli is like not having go to Crete yet! The paradise! you have three ways to reach the place.With the stairs, with the amazing view from above (highly reccomended), the country road from the bridge (not...More

Thank Agheru P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really doesn't worth visiting it. Compare to other beaches it really sucks especially if you consider how many steps you have to go down and up.

Thank Serafeimidou S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a nice beach, but comparing with Balos, Falassarna or Elafonissi, it didn’t worth the effort to get down there. If you’re going, don’t forget your trainers, sun hat and some cold water!

1  Thank Rãzvan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best beaches. Difficult to approach. But the water was great and gravel beach with river flowing next to it

Thank Dr.Jitendra c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to visit by boat from Plakias harbour as we had already assessed the climb down to Preveli after visiting nearby Preveli Monastery., and decided it would be easier, and cooler to acess by boat.(cost 15 Euro each 8 Euro for children under 12 years)...More

1  Thank elsie6788e
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liisikortsini
11 June 2016|
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Response from Joerg O | Reviewed this property |
Hallo,i am sorry.I so Not remember the Name.But it is the only one an that beach.If you look for anotherone you have to cross the hill east and Go to the next beach.i think there arme more facilities.good Lücke.
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