Amigdalokefali is a small mountainous villages built on the slopes of west Crete
, with panoramic view of the sea and the sunset. There are only a handful of houses and villas to rent, it is always quiet and very calm. A few km down via the winding road is the coastal village of Livadia, with a few restaurants and more villas to rent by the sea. There is not beach in Livadia, except for a narrow rocky strip along the road which is more suitable for swimming and isolation. It has large pebbles and rocks around the shore. Two km north is the beach of Keramoti which is larger but with stones as well. The famous Elafonissi island is 22 km away from Amigdalokefali.