Agia Fotia is a coastal village at about a quarter of an hour drive east of Ierapatra (13 kilometers), in the south east of the island of Crete. It is between Ferma and Koutsouras. The area is very quiet and picturesque. In order to reach Agia Fotia you take the exit leading from the main road that runs between Ierapetra and the seaside resort of Makrigialos.
The beach of Agia Fotia is about 150 – 200 meters long. It is a sandy beach with crystal clear waters. The beach is surrounded by high mountains. Here and there you find trees for some shade, but there are also a number of umbrellas and sun beds for rent.