Agia Pelagia

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Agia Pelagia pictures

  • map of beaches in Agia Pelagia
    Map showing Agia Pelagia and the other local beaches, Lygaria (east), Kladissos, Psaromoura and Mononaftis (west).
  • Agia Pelagia from above
    Photo of Agia Pelagia from above. The elongated peninsula covered in greenery is the Souda Peninsula, which is completely occupied by the Capsis Hotel
  • Agia Pelagia  beach
    The bay of Agia Pelagia is protected from the summer meltemia winds and the sea is usually calm.
  • Agia Pelagia  beach
    The beach at Agia Pelagia stretches in front of the tavernas and cafés, on the other side of a narrow pavement.
  • children at Agia Pelagia
    The calm sea of Agia Pelagia offers carefree moments for children, who can enjoy their games in safety.
  • Agia Pelagia beach for children
    The sea at Agia Pelagia quickly becomes deep, but in the middle of the beach you will find this shallow spot, suitable for small children.
  • Agia Pelagia beach west
    The west end of Agia Pelagia bay, near the Capsis Hotel.
  • Agia Pelagia bay
    Agia Pelagia seen from west to east. On the west side and in the middle there are more beach umbrellas, while there is a small free spot at the east end.
  • watersports
    At Agia Pelagia you will find pedalos, canoes and other watersports on offer.
  • restaurant in Agia Pelagia
    One of the many restaurants in Agia Pelagia, carefully decorated in the traditional style.
  • fishing boats
    The fishing boats moored at the west end of the beach are one of the few remaining nostalgic pictures of Agia Pelagia.
  • boats
    There is no marina at Agia Pelagia, but the closed bay is a wonderful natural harbour full of boats moored far from the beach.
  • fishing boats
    Traditional wooden fishing boats rock gently in the calm waters of Agia Pelagia..
  • fishing boat on the shore
    Another pretty wooden boat resting until dusk, when it will go fishing in the sea of Crete.
  • cafeteria in Agia Pelagia
    This cafeteria with its little tables in the shade of the pine trees is the ideal place to enjoy your coffee by the sea at Agia Pelagia.
  • Agia Pelagia café
    At Agia Pelagia all the tavernas and bars are right next to the blue sea, so you are guaranteed to relax as you enjoy the beautiful view.
  • Agia Pelagia holidays
    Enjoying holidays by the sea at Agia Pelagia.
  • Agia Pelagia restaurants
    One of the many restaurants on the beach. Walk round and pick the one you like best.
  • beautiful view at Agia Pelagia
    A "secret" spot with a beautiful view at Agia Pelagia, an oasis of peace, well hidden from passers-by.
  • Lygaria from above
    The nearby beach of Lygaria. Once the hills were empty, but the building development of recent years has covered almost every inch of land. Lygaria and Agia Pelagia are close to Heraklion and are popular spots for those who want a house with a view of the blue Sea of Crete.
  • Lygaria
    In the photo you can see Lygaria, a lovely windless beach east of Agia Pelagia .
  • Madé
    The beach and village of Madé east of Lygaria. The houses in Madé go down to the small beach.
  • Athena Palace Hotel
    The Athena Palace Hotel occupies the whole hill next to Madé. At night the lights of the hotel give the impression of a small town seen from afar.
  • Lygaria
    Another photo of Lygaria.
  • rock on Lygaria beach
    The beaches of Lygaria and Agia Pelagia are very busy, so the only secluded places are inaccessible spots like this rock, with a solitary swimmer standing on it.
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