Welcome to Agia Galini!

Explore our lovely village and sandy beach, centrally located in the authentic South of Crete!
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Agia Galini harbor., in the bay of Mesara, South Crete. Many restaurants, bars, shops and ATM machines are near.
Village Map
Webcam Agia Galini Beach
Preveli palm beach is just 45min away. A new coastal road opened in 2022, via Agios Georgios and Agios Pavlos. In summer, boat tours from Agia Galini.
Both in th village of Agia Galini, and along the 1km coastal esplanada, may restaurants and bars. Fresh fish, local vegetables, home-made olive oil and raki are served in these family-tavernas,
Restaurants and Bars
Agia Galini hosts guests from Germany, the UK, France, Belgium, The Netherlands, Italy and other EU countries. Also folks from Australia and Canada are beloved vsitors. Many share their pictures on Google or Instagram.
Picture Gallery on Instagram
Agia Galini offers a camping, private room rental. luxury villas, hotels and resort - a choice for all. Remarkably, many visitors return as friends any other year.
Hotels, Apartments, Room Rental, Camping
Agia Galini is a lovely and lively village. Shops, restaurants, beach bars are developing. Cultural and touristic enterprises like plays in the local theater or boat tours and guided trips come and go along the demand of our guests. Follow the local sources for up-to-date news.
Local News
Within 1 hour from Agia Galini, tons of hikes and tours are possible - even in summer gorges and rivers are comfortably for a stroll or a hike.
Walks and Hikes
Very near Agia Galini, visit the famous excavations of Festos, Komos, Agia Triada and Gortyn/Agia Deka. In the hills above Orne, a Mycene citadel is recently discoverd and will be open for visitors soon.
Archeological Sites and Excavations
The beach of Agia Galini is very nice, and tavernas, sunbeds and umbrellas are available  - often for free for guests that have some drinks or a lunch. For folks that like a bit more rest or FKK nude sunbathing, the stretched beach of Komos is the place to be, or many small beaches along the shore to Ag Pavlos. Red Beach of Matala is another famous, sandy FKK beach (partly), however sometimes crowded in season.
Remote and FKK beaches
Agia Galini is among the sunniest spots in Europe; over 300 days a year you can anjoy the warmth. Season starts around Easter and lasts until mid November - and even in winter time a growing number of long-stay guests and digital nomades (remote workers) stay in town.
The Weather Today

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Selection by Marc Hinfelaar (Galini Breeze, Agia Galini).