Heraklion Beaches - Agios Nikitas Beach in Heraklion, Crete is an absolutely fascinating destination for beach lovers. Situated 65 kilometers south of Heraklion, this magnificent beach is located on the east side of the wild and rugged Asterousia Mountains. To reach this stunning beach, we recommend driving on the dirt road that starts from the village of Ahendrias and ends at the Monastery of St. Nikitas after a thrilling 15-kilometer ride. The route offers a breathtaking view of the steep cliffs and wild, sharp rocks that characterize the Asterousia Mountains. Moreover, the crystal-clear waters of Agios Nikitas Beach make it a perfect spot for swimming and other water activities. Visit Agios Nikitas Beach in Heraklion, Crete and experience a memorable day by the sea!

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