// Platanias Beach
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Suitable for
Beach
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Sand quality
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Beach cleanliness
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Beautiful scenery
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Crowd-free
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Infrastructure
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Water visibility
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Litter-free water
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Feet-friendly bottom
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Sea life diversity
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Coral reef
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Snorkeling
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Kayaking
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Taking a walk
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Camping
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Long-term stay
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Platanias Beach
6.8
7.2
2.2
1.7
9.8
5
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7.9
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1.5
8.7
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9.7
4.6

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Taking a walk
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4.6

Platanias Beach, Chania


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Feb 4, 2018
Beach
Sea
Suitable for
Beach
1
Sand quality
2
Beach cleanliness
3
Beautiful scenery
4
Crowd-free
5
Infrastructure
6
Water visibility
7
Litter-free water
8
Feet-friendly bottom
9
Sea life diversity
10
Coral reef
11
Snorkeling
12
Kayaking
13
Taking a walk
14
Camping
15
Long-term stay
Score
Platanias Beach
6.8
7.2
2.2
1.7
9.8
5
7.7
7.9
1
0
0
1.5
8.7
0
9.7
4.6

This beach has sort of a steep sand entry and a lot of dark sand so it gets hot really really hot. Keep east and near the rock wall and you can see lots of fish in the narrow rock valleys. It is quite deep near the shore. Not very suitable for young children. 51/5000 Chesto e mnogolyudno. Chesto e vetrovito i ima vÅ­lni. Often it is crowded. It is often windy and has waves.