I visited Ammoudara for last time last March. The beach was quiet without chairs and loud music. You can find quiet places to swim only 5-10 minutes away from Heraklion all the time
i would suggest visiting another beach because this beach is always crowded and not that clean. Try another beach! Greece has more beautiful beaches than this!
Not very far from the city center, you can take a public bus, There are numbers of restaurants and bars you can buy some food and drinks, Beach umbrella and chairs also available for rent. The ocean water is clean and refreshing. A good place to swim and just relaxing.
Ammoudara Beach is really a nice one! There are some seats with umbrellas, the only thing you have to do is buying e.g. a beer, which is not much in my opinion for lying on the beach all day long. Especially beers and other stuff isn't that expensive and as far as I'm concerned everyone can afford it. Secondly, the... 更多
Because Crete is such a large island (640 miles of coastline) organised excursions or boat trips can be prohibitively expensive, exclude admission prices, and often adhere to similar, strict timetables. With pick-ups and drop-off at various hotels en route, when you eventually arrive, they are not only crowded, but you still have to queue. And there is often little time... 更多
as Heraklion has no beach at all,there is the resort of Amoudara.a sort of suburb of Heraklion,but in fact an important resort which didn't impress me so much as there is a main street,where almost all hotels,tavernas,bars and pubs are located ;the sad thing about Amoudara is the fact that in the resort of Amoudara there are a lot of... 更多
A beautiful sandy beach with clear blue sea. Sun loungers and a proper "mama mia" moment with a bit of Shirley Valentine thrown in