Platania Beach, Platanias

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Take a dip in the warm sea water at Platania Beach, a soft sandy beach decked with colorful sun umbrellas and lounge chairs. Lifeguards watch over this area, as its exposed to the wind and is generally quite wavy. Rent umbrellas and chairs for a fee, but enjoy plenty of game areas and equipment provided for free. You'll also find plenty of restaurants and snack bars within walking distance. The beach is long, narrow, and notably clean, ideal for a long walk--but be advised that the waves and steep drop-off make the waters inappropriate for children. Plan trip to Platanias with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • With out hotel being halfway between Platanias and Agia Marina we had the choice of both beaches. Although Platanias has many beach bars, the seas were far too rough to swim in, especially for my chil...  more »
  • There is a beach, not only with the Pebble sand also. Very good to take the children there when there are no waves and it's a rare time. But getting older children and adults who like the waves so is the all-glorious
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  • Platania Beach is a beautiful beach. Sun loungers can be rented here and there are several lovely bars with a good selection of drinks
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