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Matala Beach

Listed under Beaches in Crete, Greece.

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  • Photo of Matala Beach
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This is one of the most popular beaches on Crete – it's got the clear waters, a nice mix of sand and pebbles and the added bonus of some interesting rock formations and caves – all protected by a calm bay. Snorkelling is fine, as is the water.

This beach lines the shore of a resort town on the south of Crete, which is the quieter side.

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great place

This is a great place where time has stood still. Going back many years in time to see how man lived ,I could move right into one of these caves and live a great life in a fanstatic place .

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