What to see

Plakias is located on the south coast of Crete, there are several amazing beaches that you will have the opportunity to visit!!

Plakias beach

The main beach is located between the village and the Paligremnos settlement. It is well organized beach and there is a road right next to it, which is ideal for walking or cycling. 

Souda Beach

Souda beach is located 3km from Plakias . This long sandy beach is organised.

Preveli Palm Beach

Preveli Beach is a river lagoon surrounded by palm forest with a magical atmosphere – get away from it all.


Kalypso beach is located between Plakias village and Preveli beach. Kalypso is very impressive to say the least as it is surrounded by high rocks. The small port was used as shelter by pirates about 300 years ago.