About Glaros beach (Kato Daratsos)
Glaros beach is located 5 kilometres west of Chania city and is the coastal front of the village Kato Daratsos in the province of Kidonia and in the area of Makris Tihos. The beach is bounded to the west by Kalamaki and to the east by the beaches of Agii Apostoli. The beach is separated from the west beach at Agii Apostoli with a very thin strip of land that ends at the cape where the church of the Holy Apostles (Agioi Apostoli) is built.
Glaros beach has fine sand and plenty of tamarisk trees where you can find shade if you do not wish to rent an umbrella. Situated very close to the city of Chania, it is one of the most popular beaches in the area. Glaros is open to the north winds, so if it’s wavy you can move to the nearby protected bays of Agii Apostoli.
Glaros beach is located in Kato Daratsos, a village in the municipality of Chania, on the island of Crete, Greece.
Yes, Glaros beach is suitable for families with children as the water is shallow and calm, and there are lifeguards on duty during the summer season.
Yes, there are water sports activities available at Glaros beach, including jet skiing, parasailing, and banana boat rides.
Yes, there is a promenade at Glaros beach where visitors can take a leisurely stroll and enjoy the view of the sea.
Yes, there are several restaurants and cafes near Glaros beach where visitors can enjoy a meal or a drink while taking in the view of the sea.
Yes, Glaros beach is accessible for people with disabilities as there are ramps and special facilities available for them.
Yes, there is a parking area near Glaros beach where visitors can park their cars for a fee.
The water colour of the beach is blue.
The beach has sand as its sand type.
The water at the beach is shallow.
The sea surface at the beach is usually wavy.
The beach has normal crowds.
The beach has accommodation options, food/water nearby, umbrellas/beds, sports, lifeguard, and showers.
The beach can be accessed through bus services and a paved road.
No other information is available about the beach.
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