Continent
Europe
Country
Greece
Next Big City
Heraclion
Next Town
Ierapetra
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Wave breaker, Mole
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Chop to small waves.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Rocks
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Long beach with some rocks. Buildings and promenade just behind it.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Shorty, Normal
Winter:
Normal

Summer is the best time to go, water 24°C, air 30°C. A lycra for sun protection is recommended. Spring/autumn you need a wetsuit. In wintertime a long wetsuit.

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
No information
Main Direction:
No information

Thermal wind blowing mainly offshore.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From Heraclion east on E75 and 90. Then follow signs to Ierapetra.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

No information