Ierapetra is built on
the longest beach in Crete offering an endless
choice of golden beaches with deep crystal
blue waters far away from industrial areas
and ships passing by.
All major beaches of Ierapetra from east
to west are awarded with the European
Committee's BLUE FLAGS each single year.
The Blue Flag is an eco-label awarded to
beaches and marinas with good standards
for water quality, safety, environmental
education and information.
A beautiful beach with thin sand and sparkling
waters which attracts many tourist in the
summer. (Water sports are available).
Beautiful rocky coastlines with deep blue
waters. (Scuba diving is available).
One of the loveliest of Crete, with beautiful
white sandy beach and crystal clear green-blue
waters. 8 miles south of Ierapetra. (Frequent
daily boat services).
A picturesque long gray sand beach at the
village of Koutsounari, located 5 km. east
of Ierapetra.(Water sports are available).
A small sandy beach with crystal-clear waters
located 8 km east of Ierapetra.
A beautiful sandy bay, situated before the
village of Agia Fotia , 10 km.east of Ierapetra.
It is a peaceful beach with thin sand and
pebbles near the village of Nea Anatoli,
6 km.west of Ierapetra.
A small sandy beach, located 10 km.west
A picturesque peaceful beach with sand
and pebbles near the village of Kavousi,
19 km. northeast of Ierapetra.