Koudoumas beach and the monastery of Koudouma is situated 71 km south of Heraklion 20 km dirt road from the village Sternes Heraklion.
The route is very beautiful with pine and cypress trees descending from Asterousia mountains. Just in front of the monastery of Koudoumas there is a beautiful pebble beach with crystal clear waters. The beach is not organized at all and there are no amenities except a canteen that can offer you a snack or a drink.
This beach are visiting only a few persons while in the west, there is a cave which is perfect for a little coolness. At koudoumas beach nudism is forbidden.