Elafonissi is one of the exotic beaches of Crete with salow and warm waters which make it ideal for children. It is located 76km west of Chania to the most southwestern point of Crete. The island is joined by a long and narrow streak of white sand which is covered by sea water depth of 20-60 cm high and you can cross on foot, in order to reach the island you will need to walk about 200 meters. The eastern side of the beach, in the front of the lagoon, is well organised and has the most people, there are umbrellas, showers, lifeguards, snack bars and changing rooms.
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Elafonissi is the most famous beach of Crete and is listed in the world ranking of the most beautiful beaches of the island. It is a spiny sand spill that forms small lagoons, depending on the water level. The sand spit is so close to the mainland that you can easily walk to the islet, sometimes without even getting your feet wet (when the islet becomes a peninsula). The water around Elafonissi is very shallow, with turquoise color of the sea and white-pink sand.On this trip you will have the chance to visit traditional villages, visit the Chryssoskalitissa Monastery and enjoy your bath on the magnificent beach.

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