If you are accommodated in Sarti and have a desire to visit some of the secluded beaches nearby than Platania could be a good choice for you. It is located south from Sarti, just a few kilometers from Sykia. Short, dusty road, which ends with a parking space in the shade of platan trees will take you to this beach. Platania beach is actually a natural extension of the public beach in Sarti, separated from it by rocky cape.
The beach is wide and sandy on the coast as well as in the sea. The depth is increasing gradually. On the beach there is a beach bar with umbrellas and sunbeds which you could get by ordering a drink. Bigger part of the beach is for the visitors with their own equipment.
This beach is very pretty and without crowd even in the high season, so it’s perfect for the ones who want to enjoy some peace and silence, and also for the families with children because of the sand.
Besides from the beach bar, on this beach there is also a tavern with affordable prices and pleasant atmosphere.
South from the Platania beach, there is another bay, more difficult to access and usually visited by nudists.