Welcome to Plakias!

Plakias is a beautiful tourist destination in the south of Crete, which is famous for its beautiful beaches and natural beauty.
It has a wonderful sandy beach 1400 meters long and many other beautiful beaches within walking distance (Souda, Damnoni, Amoudi, Amoudaki, Schinaria etc.). To the east lies the famous monastery of Preveli and the beach Preveli palm. There are two roads leading to Plakias from the northern part of the island, crossing the great mountain ranges through two canyons: Canyon Kotsifou north of Plakias, and Kourtaliotko Gorge to the north.