The beach of Platanias is a truly cosmopolitan beach! In fact Platanias beach is one of the most visited beaches in Crete with many great resorts. The beach is most crowded from July till the end of August.
Near the beach is Platanias village with many shops, cafes and restaurants. The nightlife is also very interesting with bars and clubs as well as privately organized parties.
In order to visit Platanias beach from Chania you can take a bus or rent a car, the distance is approximately 11 kilometers.
Rent a car from Autohire Chania and enjoy your vacations in beautiful Crete!