Time: 7h, 150km, Taxi 150€ , Minibus 240€
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.That's why Elafonissi beach is such a popular destination in the prefecture of Chania, and a top of the top things to do / excursion from all over Crete.
The main attraction of Elafonisi is the beautiful sandy beaches fringed with pink coral sand and the crystal clear waters of the sea and the lagoon. As it is located at a remote corner of Crete you also get a sense of wilderness, being far from everything.