Ammoudara in Heraklion Crete is one of the most popular beaches of the north coast, only 5 km west of Heraklion. It is ideal for those who wish to enjoy the sun and the beach. The area is designed with the tourists in mind therefore there are many roadside hotels, apartments, taverns, bars, cafeterias and even some bars.
The beach of Ammoudara attracts many visitors every year due to its proximity to the city center. Since the beach is so long, it can accommodate both the needs of those who wish enjoy crowded places and those who wish to have more privacy. The vast majority of the beach is well organized with sunbeds, umbrellas beach bars and all the comforts that someone might ask.