Tersanas is a small village 12 km away from Chania town, with a beautiful sandy beach.
The beach is with white sand and shallow clear water, very well organized with sun beds, umbrellas, shower, beach volley and in a short distance there is a tavern. The beach Tersanas is a well protected bay, secure for children’s swimming. The picturesque port of Tersanas is full of small fish boats. At Tersanas, there are apartments, and some luxury villas for rent. It is the ideal place for relaxing holidays by the sea at Crete. Next to the Tarsana beach there is the secluded little beach Machairida that attracts mainly for nudists.