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It will be worth your while to visit this lovely beach. Be sure to leave in time to be there for sunset. It is quite a long drive; maybe that's why it's uncrowded. There are also places to eat and drink nearby.
Plakias Beach is a very good place to visit for swimming and relaxing. The beach is sandy. Along the beach there are place where you can spend time after swimming and sunbathing. A negative fact is that sometimes is windy and the weather is not appropriate. A positive fact is…
If you are in Plakias town and do not ahve a car, then you could spend some time in this beach with sand and pebbles. Otherwise, take a car and move to other beaches at 15mins drive from Plakias: Souda, Schinaria, Ammoudi, etc.
We ware staying in a resort near. We spent one of the day there. Nice for water sport-water jet,kanooi and more. Water to take showers, clean beach, some sun beds are free. Nice selection of places to eat and drink. Markets, pharmacy and everything you might need. Streets…
We visited in late September and the place looked very tired. It was incredibly windy as others have said and not pleasant to sit out in. The whole place looked like it needs investment. The beach is not golden sand more of a grey colour. We spent about 5 minutes walking along…