The well known beach of FALASARNA is 59 km west of the city of Chania and 17km west of Kissamos. It is in the western part of the Cape of Gramvousas.
The famous beach of Falassarna is one of the most famous beaches in Greece and it has been awarded as one of the 10 best in Europe. It spans a very large sandy area and the main big beach is fully organized with umbrellas and canteens from which you can buy the essentials.
The sand is white and gives the water a clear aqua-blue color and as you travel down the windy road to get down to the beach by car it gives you the impression of an exotic bay.
The area around Falasarna is classified as a Natura protected area. If you are a romantic soul, you have to wait for the sunset, which is considered among the best in Crete due to its magical landscape and the endless horizon.