The beatiful beach of Ligaria is 20 kilometers from Heraclion and 2 kilometers from Agia Pelagia.
It is sandy and the sea water is blue and green. The beach is organized and there are many cafeterias, taverns and rooms to let. The Ligaria bay is closed and is not affected by the winds.
Its name came from the plant ligaria (that means osier in Greek) and existed in the area.
The Made beach is also near Ligaria.