Gouves Beaches


Gouves beach is a sandy beach in front of the tourist resort of Kato Gouves, which belongs to the Cretan Sea. A well organized beach relatively close to the city of Heraklion with many taverns and restaurants can fully meet the needs of visitors for a comfortable stay. You can also enjoy swimming on the many beaches around Gouves such as Kokkini Hani, Gournes, Analipsi, Anissaras, Hersonissos and many others. Your beach options are endless.

All the beaches around Gouves are well organized with umbrellas, sun loungers, lifeguards, diving centers, water sports, showers and changing rooms. They also have fine sand and shallow water but are open to the north. For this reason small marinas have been built in many places, where you can swim when the north wind is strong and the waves are high.