A 20 minutes drive by car. 

Kókinos Pyrgos took its name by a castle that was there during the Middle Ages built from red clay earth. Kókinos Pyrgos is a small coastal community, 2km away from Tymbaki, with a fantastic beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in Crete, and a clear transparent sea. At Kokinos Pyrgos, there are docking facilities for sailing and fishing boats, hotels, restaurants, bars, etc.