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Kalami beaches


Kalami beaches are located 15km east of Chania, just east of Souda Bay and near the ancient city of Aptera and the Turkish fortress of Izzedin.


Access By: Car Beach Type: Pebbles
Depth: Normal Temperature: Normal
Natural Shade: Yes Crowded: No
Windy: Yes Organised: No


There are accommodation and food facilities at the village of Kalami, therefore you are advised to carry all your essentials with you.


Kalami consists of two quiet beaches preferred mostly by locals.
A small one with deep waters and round pebbles and  a bigger beach, mostly pebbly with sand at some pleaces, close to a jetty which makes it ideal for dives.

How to get to Kalami

Kalami is accessible by private cars and motorbikes.
If you drive from Chania, follow the new National road (E75) towards Rethymno.

Take the exit to the villages of Kalives and Almirida and you get almost immediately into the village of Kalami, overlooking the beaches.
The road to the beaches is on your left where you see a steep narrow road that leads downwards to the sea.

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