75 miles / 121 kilometers
The south-eastern corner of Crete is one of the most unspoilt parts of the island. The variety of the local scenery is impressive: from small islands with crystal clear waters and sandy beaches, to mountain plateaux full of windmills and picturesque villages. There is a choice of historical attractions including the summer palaces of King Minoas, Byzantine monasteries and Venetian castles. The resort is situated in the friendly village of Makri Gialos and within walking distance you will find numerous shops and restaurants. The long sandy beach is located 100m away.