13 km northeast of Chania is cited the small seaside village of Tersanas. Actually it is the little port of Chorafakia village, hidden in a bay at the west part of Akrotiri. The region has great touristic development and serves as a great holiday destination.
Tersanas beach is a natural port well hidden in the regional bay. A sandy beach, with fine white sand and shallow crystal clear water. It is not a long beach, so it is usually quite crowded especially on weekends. The beach is organized and there are places to buy food and drinks. The quiet water and the close distance from the city center make Tersanas beach an ideal choice for family holidays.
How to get there: There are regular bus timetables from the city center