Not far from Agios Nikolaos is this wonderful spot. The Voulisma beach is definitely worth a trip.
are traveling with the rental car or traveling by bus through Crete, this beach is right on the main road and therefore very easy to reach.
When coming from Heraklion, turn right at the first traffic light before you enter the city of Agios Nikolaos. Follow the directions towards Ierapetra and Sitia. You still drive on the newly built part of the "New National Road" (Cretan highway) for about 10 minutes until you reach the small village of Istron. The place is not to be missed, since here the end of the well developed route!
village Istron slowly, caution radar !, and when you are at the end of the village you will find on your left side the parking lot in front of the beach. Please be careful when you enter the public parking, since at the entrance into the parking lot
many cars seated. And the underbody is usually not insured with rental car
It is best to park right or left on the street and continue the few meters down to the parking on foot.
Through a tavern, a few steps downhill, and you are already on the beautiful and unique Voulisma beach! The path is not suitable for prams and wheelchair users!
Video Voulisma Beach