Plakias is a place with beautiful beaches, which attracts more and more visitors who want to discover the other face of Crete. The path to Plakias is truly impressive, as the road passes through beautiful canyon Kourtaliotiko. At the port of this village you can find taverns and cafes. The beach of Plakias starts from the village and extends eastward. It is one of the longest beaches in Crete, offering a sense of comfort and plenty of space. Other beautiful beaches in area are Damnoni, Ammoudi, small Ammoudi, Lefkogia and Schoinaria, beach beloved by those who love diving. Diving center is also close to Plakias in hotel Calypso.