In the southern part of the prefecture, 55km from Rethymno city centre, Agios Pavlos beach is located at the settlement of the same name. This sandy beach is well protected from the wind, and with crystal clear waters, while you can see smooth rocks in the sea.
It stands out for the high dunes that are very impressive as well as for the superb scenery during sunset. There are beach umbrellas and chaise longues, beach showers and water sports facilities. There is also a small taverna at the settlement where you can have tasty delicacies after a long swim in the sea.