Elafonisi beach is located close to the southwestern corner of Crete approximately 72 km of Chania city. It will take about one and a half hour of driving from Chania. Rent a car from KRETA RENTAL and enjoy the way to Elafonisi . You should stop at Topolia village to visit the Agia Sofia cave. Near the beach you will find a place to park your car easily. At the beach you will find sun beds and umbrellas and also canteens for cold water and food. If the weather is calm you will be able to walk throught the shallow water to Elafonisi island. The beach of Elafonisi is very nice and safe for families and specially for kids because of the shallow water.