Northern Crete is where you'll find the biggest package-holiday resorts. You will also find the best and fastest road on the island which extends practically from one end to the other, right alongside the coast in places. The Captain was therefore interested to receive the following reports about Northern Crete. Despite evidence of some availability of beaches suitable for naturism the Captain still recommends that if you attach high priority to finding naturist beaches during your visit to Crete you head south, east or west.
Naturist beaches on Crete, Greece
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Nudist Beaches in Crete
Crete is a wonderful place to stay, also as a naturist. You will find the naturist beaches on the south coast of Crete. The list below are anticlockwise from the south-west of the island. Paleochora The sandy beach still has parts which are used by naturists. To find the nude area standing near the hotels and facing the sea, walk to your right about m or more.
Throughout Greece, naturism is only allowed in a few licensed areas but it is tolerated in a number of places. Most of these places are quiet, remote beaches or coves. The situation might change suddenly often when a beach canteen is built a "No nudism" sign will appear or seasonally for example at weekends and in July and August when many Greek families go to the beach so do use your common sense. Remember that you are a guest in this country and avoid deliberately shocking your hosts. Crete is still a deeply traditional place and being nude on a beach may embarrass the locals.