The 9 most impressive beaches of Santorini
Santorini has the reputation of the most romantic island with the most wonderful sunset in almost the whole world. There are the 9 most impressive beaches in Santorini that are worth visiting during your vacation on the island. Santorini Tours organizes personalized private tours to the beaches of Santorini, according to your preferences.
The beauties of the island are many, but the excellent beaches of Santorini are another feature that makes it stand out.But, without meaning that the rest aspects of Santorini can not pleasantly surprise you.
The most impressive beach that often stars in travel magazines and blogs is the famous Red Beach, which is located in the southern part of the island. The beach is of particular morphological interest as it is full of red and black volcanic rocks. Access is either from Akrotiri by boat or by car and then on foot.
The beach is organized. Features umbrellas, sun loungers and a separate canteen.It is a picturesque beach, one of the most famous on the island, although access to it is very difficult.
Perivolos is one of the most beautiful organized beaches on the island, very large in length and width, with fine sand and clear deep waters. It is essentially the continuation of the beach of Perissa, in the southeastern part of Santorini.It has intense tourist traffic, sunbeds, umbrellas, cafes, beach bars with loud music, taverns right by the sea and many water activities.
Βut at the same time it is an ideal beach for relaxation, since as the visitor moves away from the bars they find the peace they want. This beach is one of the largest in the island and can satisfy even the most demanding visitor. Perivolos is considered one of the most beloved beaches of Santorini.
Located in the southern part of the island, Vlychada has easy access, has a quiet canteen for essentials and sunbeds with umbrellas. It is long in length, with dark black sand and crystal clear waters that deepen very steeply. But if you move away from the canteen, you will enjoy your bath completely alone. In the surrounding area you will find a few taverns with delicious traditional delicacies, while if you sit until sunset, the sunset will compensate you for the stay.
Anyone who visits the Red Beach of the island is worth going to the next beach, Aspri. As its name suggests, the beach is full of white rocks that are in stark contrast to its black sand. Ideally quiet in relation to the busy and neighboring Red Beach. You will need to go there prepared. It has minimal sunbeds and umbrellas and you will not find a canteen or tavern there.
Mouzakia beach of Santorini is ideal for you who have your own boat, or the way to rent one. Mouzakia beach is located between Oia and Imerovigli. You can get there only from the sea but its crystal clear waters and relative tranquility will compensate you with the above. Santorini Tours can transport you at Mouzakia.
Perissa is the most economical solution for unforgettable youth holidays in Santorini. It is located in the southeastern part of the island, and has everything a visitor who is looking for intense fun, day and night. Its beach is one of the largest and most organized on the island, with thick black sand, steep waters, diving school , water park, facilities and trainers for water sports, camping, beach bars, sunbeds, umbrellas, hotels, taverns, etc. In Perissa the fun never stops.
One of the most cosmopolitan and tourist beaches of Santorini is Kamari, due to its close distance from the airport of the island. The beach has black sand, fine gravel and deepens sharply. It is particularly large in both length and length. There are many beach bars in every part of it, however, Kamari is also preferred by families.
This is a port and not a beach. However, its waters are wonderful and there are many people from the island who prefer it for their swimming (apart from the food in the taverns on the sea). Access is a) on foot descending 200 steps or b) with mules if you are an adventurous guy, or c) a classic choice by car but then you will need to walk 200 m.
Although Ammoudi is not exactly a beach it is one of the most picturesque places of Santorini and attracts a lot of people who want to enjoy a Santorini meal and take a dip. It is a nice choice to see the sunset at 7, with crowds standing on the stairs or on the path that leads from the parking lot to the port.
Monolithos is a beach in the east of the island that is well known to locals and families. With black sand but also with very shallow waters, Monolithos has moderate tourist traffic. It is organized, and in addition to the beach bar travelers can enjoy local delicacies in one of the taverns along the beach.