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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. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Vai Beach by using our Vai route planning app.
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  • It is worth any kilometers or any time! We spend in car 2 hours to get there by car.. It is my second time in Vai and it is wortal to see! These palm trees are maginique 🌞🌞🌞 
    It is worth any kilometers or any time! We spend in car 2 hours to get there by car.. It is my second time in Vai and it is wortal to see! These palm trees are maginique 🌞🌞🌞  more »
  • Ok - yes it’s touristy, yes you have to pay . But when you have nice board walks on the beach , sun lounges with brollys !! crystal clear water - it takes the hassle out everything if you have a... 
    Ok - yes it’s touristy, yes you have to pay . But when you have nice board walks on the beach , sun lounges with brollys !! crystal clear water - it takes the hassle out everything if you have a...  more »
  • This beach is quite far from Agious Nikloaus where we stayed (about 2 hours). We where excepting more of it. There were lots of palm trees and you could climb up to get a view. The and was not as... 
    This beach is quite far from Agious Nikloaus where we stayed (about 2 hours). We where excepting more of it. There were lots of palm trees and you could climb up to get a view. The and was not as...  more »
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  • Excellent beach, come before 10:00 am to avoid the crowds (mainly on the parking lot). There is a good vibe on the beach, it's not huge and has a good mixture of families and couples. No loud music or crowds (when we visited) even though it was packed full after 11:00. Full means there are people from one side to another but still with enough space between them. The sandy beach goes over into rocks but if you start swimming after you get into waist/shoulder deep water it is never a problem.
  • The beach is beautiful especially the impressive palm trees which are directly behind the beach. Sunbeds are from 10€ per pair up to 40€ (luxury version). The reason why I only give 4/5 stars is that it was very crowded and the water/beach was not super clean. A lot of plastic in the water. :( If you go, I recommend to go very early and enjoy as long as possible until bus crowds arrive.
  • Fully equipped beach, clear waters and nice bar and restaurant. The palm trees behind are the best thing of the spot. But expect people, it’s a family beach, with lots of sand beds to book. Parking is just 3€. There’s a super beautiful viewpoint nearby.
  • It's a touristic beach, very beautiful and great for snorkeling, but crowded. Depends what you are looking for. The tavern there has only fast food, so it's better to take something to eat. Parking costs 3€,so it's a good price.
  • Maybe too crowded in the summer but everyone wants to relax under the palm trees. Fully organized, water sports, restaurant, cafe, and small kiosks with local products. The water usually warm and calm, perfect for snorkeling... too bad they forbidden the entrance under the palm trees!

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