The lagoon of Balos has white sand and exotic white, vivid blue and turquoise waters. The sea is very shallow and warm, ideal for young children. In many places the sand has a lovely pinkish color, because of millions of crushed shells. Beyond the rocks at the boundaries of the lagoon, the water is deeper and colder, ideal for a snorkeling. The lagoon and the wider area, with rare species of flora and fauna, are protected under the Natura 2000 program.
Elafonissi (some people also call it Elafonissos or Elafonisi) is something like an island and a peninsula, because to reach the island you have to walk through the sea.It is located in the southwest end of the prefecture of Chania, Crete, about 70km from the city of Chania.Elafonisi is a place of an exceptional natural beauty, and it has been included in the Natura 2000 Protection Program. Someone could say that nature made its wonder in Elafonisi.
Falassarna is on the west coast of Crete.It is a small resort boasting one of the best known beaches in Chania,which attracts large numbers of tourists every summer.Nowadays Falassarna is a famous Cretan destination,thanks to its beaches and also its ecological interest.Falassarna is part of the Natura 2000 network,both due to its variety of flora and fauna and as an area of outstanding natural beauty.
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