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Elafonisi Beach

  • 14°C 57°F
  • length: 0.80 km
  • located in natural park
  • white sand
  • crowded in high season
  • with dunes
  • suited for children

About Elafonisi Beach

One of the best beaches of Europe. Shallow, crystal clear waters makes it great for swimming with kids. The contrast of the blue waters, reddish sand and black stones are impressive. Behind Elafonisi beach is a peninsula you can visit with beautiful dunes.

Facilities

  • showers
  • changing rooms
  • sun beds for rent
  • restaurants
  • snack bars
  • café(s)
  • bar(s)

Safety

Getting there

  • free parking

Restrictions

The water

  • going in slowly
  • clear water

Average water temperature

  • 16.7°
    Jan
  • 15.8°
    Feb
  • 16.2°
    Mar
  • 16.9°
    Apr
  • 19.2°
    May
  • 22.7°
    Jun
  • 25.8°
    Jul
  • 26.2°
    Aug
  • 25.2°
    Sep
  • 23°
    Oct
  • 20.5°
    Nov
  • 18.1°
    Dec

Visitors

general public, families with children

Activities

Elafonisi Beach map

Nearby hotels

Ratings

Newest review

Gus Vergnes, Family with children from Netherlands,
03/12/2014
5
What I like : Beautiful area with shallow waters, cristal clear sea, reddish sand and beautiful contrasts.

What I don't like : Overcrowded in high season, sometimes very strong winds.

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