Almirida (also spelt Almyrida) is a small seaside village resort with sandy beaches in the Apokoronas region, overlooking Souda Bay and 25kms from Chania town.
The main beach at Almirida is a large bay with shallow waters at each end, making it ideal for families, and there is a second smaller beach at the west bay. Watersports (windsurfing, sailing) are available at the beach during the summer season.
There are a number of seafront tavernas, restaurants and cafes/bars with a good choice of lunch and dinner menus. There are also a number of shops and two local supermarkets in the village.