Best Beaches in Greece

10 Best Beaches In Greece And When To Go

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Best Beaches in Greece – Many other beach destinations in Europe, maybe even the whole world that you can visit. However, Greece has become the choice of shore excursions that pretty much chosen by tourists. Perhaps because it has charm, keagunan, history, white wine and grilled seafood that goes along with being at the beach. Or the fact that there are beautiful islands which uncounted to be discovered.

If you want to pay a visit to Greece to enjoy the beach, (that is the purpose of the visit of the right). The island of Milos, Mykonos, Paros, Antiparos and Serifos is the best place that you can visit, and has attracted tourists for many years. On this island, you will be able to live in a luxurious five-star hotel, such as the Santa Marina, Luxury Collection, Starwood Properties in Mykonos or smaller, but equally as stylish property. (Interestingly, although it is one of the cycladic Islands, and has the rhythm of a view across the caldera of Santorini, not known for its beaches. However, it’s worth a visit, and the Summit of the many traveler bucket list.)

Best Beaches in Greece


The 10 Best Beaches in Greece


1. Paleokastritsa, Corfu

Paleokastritsa Best Beaches in Greece

Paleokastritsa on Corfu Bay is a series of beautiful and it is the second most popular resort and most interesting on the West coast of Corfu. Many consider it to be the most beautiful place in the whole island, and one of the first with a lovely charm. Recommended Hotels : Zefiros Traditional Hotel.

2. Elafonisi, Crete

Elafonisi, Crete Best Beach in Greece

This is a list of the recommendations of the Best Beaches in Greece – Elafonisi is an island located near the southwest corner of the Mediterranean island of Crete, of which it is administratively a part, in the regional unit of Chania. Elafonissi (some people also call it the Elafonissos or Elafonisi) is something like an island and the peninsula, because to reach the island, you have to walk through the sea. Located at the southwestern tip of the Prefecture of Chania, Crete, about 70 km from the city of Chania. Elafonisi is the most popular destination in the Prefecture of Chania.

3. Plaka Beach, Naxos

Plaka Beach Best Beaches in Greece

Plaka beach is one of the most popular beaches in Naxos, maintaining the original character with the bit. Very recommendations if you are travelling with families and couples, especially during the holiday season. The main characteristic is the long and wide, white sand and blue water.

Plaka is accessible by taking the route that connects with the beaches of Agios Prokopios and Agia Anna. There is also a route of about 9.6 km through Agios Arsenios, Glinado through 11.5 km to Agios Arsenios and 12.1 km through Glinado, Vivlos from Naxos town will take you there.

4. Platys Gialos Beach, Mykonos

Platys Gialos  Best Beaches in Greece

Best Beaches in GreecePlatis Gialos Beach is a small village which is convenient and close (3 kilometers) to the town of Mykonos Chora. Platis Gialos Beach is pretty good. The sand is very fine, so it won’t stick to your feet, and no gravel. There are a variety of luxury hotels and beach equipped with parasols and sun loungers. Around beach of Platis Gialos, you can find some minimart.

On the beach in front of Platis Gialos itself there are various good restaurants. Here you can find a restaurant Italy are very good and some restaurants Yunan, where you can get a tasty souvlaki with Ribbon or French fries. On the beach of Platis Gialos You can also rent a jetski or go waterskiing.

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5. Ornos Beach, Mykonos

Ornos  Best Beaches in Greece

The most popular beach in Mykonos, you can find a nice sand and sea water with a shallow slope. ORNOS beach is located in front of a small fishing village, 2.5 km south of the city and is also the closest beach to the capital, with fine sand and sun beds.

Here is really wonderful but, unfortunately, this beach is often filled with sightseeing and of course make the tightness. Diving school as well as sea Skiing School and windsurfing are available on the beach. On the Gulf Coast of the large hotel complex offers a variety of restaurants and bars. ORNOS can be reached by local buses, often departing from the capital.

6. Mytros Beach, Kefalonia

Mytros Best Beaches in Greece

Mytros Beach is considered by many travel magazine as one of the 30 best beaches in the world. Gulf of Myrtos is not only a symbol of Kefalonia, but it’s also one of the most famous beaches all over Greece. The beach of Myrtos is placed in the region of Pylaros, along the coast Northwest of the island.

It is very wonderful, is surrounded by high cliffs and green. The color changes to dark blue and turquoise sea panorama offered by the Myrtos Beach is truly amazing at any time.

7. Sarakiniko Beach, Mylos

Sarakiniko Best Beaches in Greece

Sarakiniko is a beach in the island of Milos, Greece. It is located on the North coast of the island. This beach is one of the most beautiful beaches at Milos and certainly the most special. Located along the coastal Road East North-East of Adamas, Milos. Waves of northwind stones grayish which can have an amazing form that is often compared to moonscapeTemplate. Bone white beach comes from the unusual characteristics of volcanic rock formed by wind and waves. Sarakiniko is one of the most photographed landscape in the Aegean Sea.

8. Vai Beach, Crete

Vai Best Beaches in Greece

Vai Beach, also called Finikodassos (i.e. palm woods), a beach that has the beauty of the wonderful Cretan date palm forests because of endemic which covers an area of about 250 square meters. This is a forest of Palm trees are known to be the largest in Europe which has stood there for over 2000 years. According to legend, pirates, Saracens threw the core from the date they eat that have been washed by the sea and palm trees grow some 5000.


Vai a 24km of Sitia, Agios Nikolaos East 92km and 8 km north of Palaikastro.


Parasols and sun loungers, showers, water sports (windsurfing, scuba diving trips), parking, café, snack bar, beach, restaurant.

9. Perissa Beach, Santorini

Parissa Best Beaches in Greece

Perissa is a village in the South East side of ditepi island. Less dense and its certainly more affordable than tourists in santorini. It has black sand beaches are beautiful to behold and hot to lay. There are all the usual water based activities plus regular water taxi to take you round the headland to the neighboring town of Kamari. The boat connects the two beaches (the trip takes 10 minutes and is quite fun) Recommended Hotels Perissa : Anastasia Princess

10. Read Beach, Santorini

Red Best Beaches in Greece

that last about Best Beaches in Greece – the beach gets its name from the reddish volcanic sand. Red Sandy Strip is equipped with all amenities (beach front Cafe and tavern). However, it was much more crowded than the beach Kamari of the more famous black sand. Travelers say it’s amazing views, be sure to bring a camera to take a photo of the contrast between the cliffs of brick red and aquamarine water.

When is the best time to visit Greece

Once you know some of the best beaches in Greece, now is the time you figure out a good time to visit Greece – Late May to early October is the best time to visit Greece. July and August are the hottest months. Beginning of May to the end of October You can still see the warm weather and sunny days however, you should be prepared for the possibility of rain and pack a sweater coolish night. On the South coast of Crete, it is not unheard of for a dip into the first week of November.

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