This beach is found 12 km south of Agios Nikolaos town on the road towards Ierapetra. The crystal clear blue waters and the white sand are two of the main characteristics that have made this beach so popular. It is surrounded by green slopes with a beautiful magical landscape and nature. There are facilities such as sunbeds and umbrellas. You will find many taverns that specialize in the Cretan cuisine and fresh seafood. Istro beach is quiet and ideal for relaxation.