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Vrissi beach

Location

Vrissi beach (i.e. the spring), is located at the west end of Chora Sfakion, 75km south of Chania town.

Characteristics

Access By: Car/bus Beach Type: Pebbles
Depth: Deep Temperature: Cool
Crowded: No Windy: No
Family-friendly: Yes Organised: Yes

Facilities

Umbrellas and sunbeds, showers, restaurants, fish taverns, accommodation.

Notes

Vrissi beach features fresh water that trickles down the mountains and is therefore redemptive on hot days.

How to get to Chora Sfakion

Chora Sfakion is easily accessible with daily public buses from Chania.
If you choose to drive from Chania, take the road towards the port of Souda.
When you come to the intersection with the new National road (E75), follow the sign towards Rethymno, to the east.
Take the exit to Vrysses and Chora Sfakion.
The route is well signposted.

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