Elafonissi beach is the most well known beach in Crete and approximately 2 hour drive from Platanias. Thousands of visitors want to experience this beautiful fine sandy “pink” beach which is often referred to as the “Cretan Maldives”. Elafonissi beach is part of Natura 2000 –program due to its unique nature and therefor under the nature protection. However you will find all the basic services by the beach like showers, toilets, sunbeds and umbrellas as well as simple cantinas for snacks and drinks. One of the Top 10 beaches in the world!

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Elafonissi Stranden-Swedish Guide

Elafonissi Stranden-Swedish Guide

Elafonissi Tour - BESTSELLER

SEA AND SUN - FULL DAY. Visit Crete’s most loved beach, Elafonissi! A magical place on the southwest coast with crystal clear waters and beautiful pink sand. One of Europe’s top beaches. Book now!  DETAILS OF YOUR TRIP You will be picked up by the bus at your pick up point.The guide will give you all necessary information about the tour in English, Greek or German. During the drive to Elafonissi there will be a 20-30 minute stop ( about 10:00a.m ), at a small place called Agia Sofia for a visit in the cave.  We will reach Elafonissi about 11:30 and we stay for about 3.5 to 4 hours. You have plenty of time to walk through the shallow water to discover the area. To sunbathe and to swim in the crystal clear water. A fantastic place which often is called the “Cretan Maldives”. As we return the bus will make a stop for lunch at Elos village, for apprix  30 to 40 minutes. The route to Elafonissi goes by Topolia Gorge and over the mountains. Return time approximately 17.30-18:00

Elafonissi SUNSET Tour

SEA AND SUN - AFTERNOON/EVENING TRIP Visit our most loved beach, Elafonissi! Perfect for you who like to sleep longer in the morning.. An afternoon excursion to Crete’s most beautiful beach and you will end your day with an amazing sunset!  Elafonissi is well known as one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. The area has an exotic beauty with crystal clear waters, a bright pink beach, white sand dunes, beautiful rare flowers and animals.   DETAILS OF YOUR TRIP The trip to Elafonissi starts a little bit after noon, at 13:00. You will be picked up from your hotel or at one of our specific pickup points. The guide will give you all the necessary information about the tour in English, Greek or German on the bus. We arrive at Elafonissi about 15:00 and we will stay at the beach until 19:00. ( In September-October times will change as the sunset is earlier. ) On our way back we will follow the west coast and stop for dinner in Amygdalokefali in a restaurant which has one of the best sunsets in the area as it is at the edge of the cliff overlooking the sea. Breathtaking and very romantic. We will stay here for about an hour and we will return to Chania approximately 22:00. This tour is ideal for guests who want : Small groups which are not exceeding 20 pax. Not an early wake up as it starts about 13:00 p.m . To be arriving at the beach after the overcrowded time allowing more relaxing moments. Not so much time in the bus as there are few pick ups. A more romantic perspective watching the sunset.


We are flexible for your comfort. You can cancel up to 24h prior the start of the activity and get full refund.