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Glaros beach


Glaros beach is between the beaches of Agii Apostoli and Kalamaki.
It is just 3,5 km west of the centre of Chania and due to its shallow waters is mostly preferred by families.


Access By: Car/ bus Blue Flag: Yes
Beach Type: Sand Depth: Shallow
Temperature: Normal Organised: Yes
Natural Shade: No Crowded: Normal/busy
Family-friendly:Yes Windy: Yes


Umbrellas and sunbeds, showers, water sports, lifeguard, parking, cafes, snack, beach bars, tavernas, restaurants, accommodation.


Glaros beach offers unique views to the island of Thodorou and the opportunity to see rare flowers such as the protected Sand lilly.
Due to its shallow waters, the beach is suitable for families with small children.

It is easily accessible by frequent local buses leaving from the 1866 Square in the centre of Chania (view detailed map below)

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