Full-Day Private Custom Tour to Elafonisi the Pink Sand Beach

Full-Day Private Custom Tour to Elafonisi the Pink Sand Beach

Discover the best of Crete's west coast with this private tour. The tour begins at the beautiful Falassarna beach, known for its crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches. As we drive along the coast, you'll take in the stunning views of the sea, charming mountain villages, and picturesque landscapes. Next, we will reach Elafonisi, an island renowned for its pink sandy beaches, turquoise waters, and lush vegetation. You will have the opportunity to explore the island and take in the natural beauty of the place. We will also drive through the Samaria forest, where you can get a taste of the island's unique flora and fauna. The tour concludes in the charming town of Palaiochora, where you can stroll through the traditional streets and admire the local architecture. This private tour, with pick-up and drop-off services tailored to your preferred time, ensures a stress-free and enjoyable experience. You'll get to see some of the best of the west coast in just one day.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Elafonissi Beach, Elafonissi, Crete Greece

Elafonisi is a small island located on the southwest coast of Crete, Greece. The island is connected to the mainland by a narrow strip of white sandy beach, which is considered one of the most beautiful beaches in Greece. The island is known for its crystal clear turquoise waters, fine white sand, and the unique pink colored sand that can be found in some parts of the island. Elafonisi beach is a true natural wonder, and it's easy to see why it's so popular with tourists. The shallow waters make it perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and exploring the underwater world. The island is a protected area and is home to many different species of plants and animals, including the endangered loggerhead sea turtle. Visitors can also enjoy the sun, sea, and sand, or take a hike to explore the island's natural beauty.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Kedrodasos Beach, Kissamou-Elafonisiou Innachorio, Kissamos, Crete 73012 Greece

Kedrodasos is a stunning and secluded beach located in the southwestern part of Crete, Greece. The name Kedrodasos actually means "cedar forest" in Greek, but despite its name, the forest is mostly made up of juniper trees. The beach is known for its crystal-clear turquoise waters and white sand, which is sprinkled with seashells and pebbles. It is a great place to relax and soak up the sun, away from the crowds of the more popular beaches on the island. Kedrodasos is a protected area, and visitors are asked to respect the environment by not littering or removing any natural objects from the area. There are no facilities on the beach, so visitors should bring their own supplies, including food, water, and shade.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Elos, Elos, Chania Prefecture, Crete

Elos village is a picturesque and charming village located in the western part of Crete, Greece. On your tour, you'll have the opportunity to stop in this lovely village for lunch and experience traditional Cretan cuisine.

The village is known for its quaint stone houses and narrow streets, as well as its scenic surroundings, with rolling hills and olive groves. At a local taverna, you'll have the opportunity to sample a variety of delicious Cretan dishes, including fresh seafood, grilled meats, and local vegetables. The food is typically prepared with simple, fresh ingredients, and often incorporates olive oil, herbs, and spices that are grown locally.

As you enjoy your meal, you'll have the chance to soak up the ambiance of this charming village and get a taste of the local way of life. It's a perfect break from the beach and a great way to experience the culture and cuisine of this beautiful island.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Falassarna Beach, Falassarna, Crete 73400 Greece

Falassarna beach is a true paradise on earth, located on the west coast of the beautiful island of Crete in Greece. With its crystal clear turquoise waters and pristine white sand, it is no wonder why it is considered one of the most stunning beaches in all of Greece. The beach is surrounded by majestic cliffs, adding to its natural beauty and making it an ideal spot for swimming, sunbathing, and windsurfing. The water is so clear and inviting that you'll be tempted to jump in right away and explore the underwater world. The beach is also a great spot for water sports, snorkeling, diving, and exploring marine life.

Duration: 1 hour

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time:
Confirm time with the local provider in advance of your experience.
6/1/2024 - 6/27/2025
Monday - Sunday : 08:00 AM - 11:30 AM
4/9/2024 - 6/27/2025
Monday - Sunday : 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
From Rethymno
5/6/2024 - 6/27/2025
Monday - Sunday : 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
4/9/2024 - 6/27/2025
Monday - Sunday : 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Duration: 7 To 9 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up from Chania region is included for free. Pick-up from Rethimno and Heraklion
regions available at an extra cost.


  • Souda Airport, Chania Town, Crete Greece


  • Souda Bay NSA Air Terminal, Epar.Od. Moni Agias Triados-Perivolitsas, Mouzouras 731 00, Greece

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Private transportation
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Personal pick-up and drop-off with a flexibly adjusted time
  • Bottled water
  • USB sockets to charge your devices
  • Liability Insurance and Local Taxes

Not Included

  • Gratuities


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