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Vai Beach, Vai

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Ride jet skis, banana boats, and wakeboards to experience the clear waters of Vai Beach, surrounded by golden sand and the largest natural palm forest in Europe. Climb the steps at the side of the beach to the viewing platforms, which offer a panoramic view of the water and the palm forest of Vai. Beach umbrellas and sun loungers are available for rent, and there are many beachside restaurants and cafes here. Toilets and showers are available for a fee, as is parking. Make Vai Beach a part of your Vai vacation plans using our Vai vacation trip planner.
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  • Well worth the journey to Vai. Nice beach, palm trees, clear water and car park close to the beach (€2.50 for the day). One of the better beaches in Lasithi.  more »
  • We had to visit this beach just because of the chocolate advert shown on British TV in the 1970s. It is a lovely setting, backed by palm trees - really surreal!  more »
  • If you are able to stay couple of hours without icecream and longdrinks in the beach,try wild vai beach next to archeological site, it's less crowded and really enjoyable with the same palms and fine ...  more »