Agia Pelagia is located only 18 km west of Heraklion city. The beach is narrow, sandy and always sheltered from the wind. The waters in Agia Pelagia are deep but most of the time calm, so the clarity of the waters is ideal for water sports and seabed viewing. The beach is organized, offering umbrellas and loungers as well as facilities for water sports. The beach of Agia Pelagia is normally crowded from July until the end of August.
Along the narrow sandy strip that forms the beach, you will enjoy all kinds of food in the taverns and the restaurants on the seaside, which are one next to the other. You can also find many shops with souvenirs and jewelry, cafes and bars. The nightlife in the area of Agia Pelagia, is quieter than other areas near the city of Heraklion.
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