Crete | Agia Pelagia Beach
About 21 Km west of Heraklion, one can visitthe beach of Agia Pelagia.
You can get to this small village by car or more easily usingthe bus services from Heraklion.
There are many accommodation choices, tavernsand restaurants, ATM's and super markets and all of them located within walking distanceof the main beach of Agia Pelagia.
It is a narrow sandy beach with many sunbedsand umbrellas.
The waters are shallow and the beach is often crowded.
Popular amonglocals who like to combine a swim with a tasty lunch or a cocktail in one of the beach bars,it is also a popular destination among tourists.
Make sure that you take a walk to Psaromourabeach, which is a small distance away.
Whether if you are the party type or you prefera nice swim then Agia Pelagia is the place to be.