The beach Tauronitis is located 20km east of Chania, 1km north of the village and west of the historic airport of Maleme. So Tauronitis is named after the river. The beach stretches in front of the village is a lovely pebble beach, which is part of the vast beach that starts from Kolympari and reaches Chania.
It is ideal for swimming, especially when it is not blowing. Near the beach there are many hotels, taverns and restaurants, and the beach offered almost all tourist facilities.