Agios Kosmas Beach
Address: Leof. Posidonos 18,
Agios Kosmas is a long, gold sandy beach
well furnished with sunbeds and umbrellas. Situated at the outskirts of the
capital, the beach has great transportation links. Agios Kosmas is perfect for
those who want to plan a whole day out; you can join the beach’ gym, promenade
along the sea front, sunbath and swim and spoil yourself with Greek treats
served at the local taverns, café shops or ouzeries.
Edem Beach in Palaio Falyro
Address: Leof. Posidonos 73, Paleo Faliro
minutes away from the center of Athens with great transportation links, the
long beach of Edem Beach and its shallow waters are ideal for families. You can
practice all sort of games, from tennis to chess or you can stroll along the
seafront admiring the lively atmosphere, relax, swim sunbath on the hot gold
sand or you can hide away in one of the taverns which are nicely positioned
facing the sea.
Poseidonos Ave, Vouliagmeni (for the taxi driver: ???? ????????????, ??????????
Definitely worth seeing is the gorgeous
sandy beach of Vouliagmeni. Easily accessible, the free entrance and remarkable
landscape make it a very popular choice. In the area you can find some of the
most luxurious hotels and best places to eat.
Vouliagmeni Lake, Vouliagmeni Attica (For the taxi driver: ????? ????????????, ???????????)
While at Vouliagmeni beach, you can visit Lake
Vouliagmeni which is a natural spectacle in itself and a perfect scene to
relax, enjoy the peaceful surroundings and experience the healing properties of
the salted and mineral-rich water. Even more, you can here completely unwind your
mind and body while benefiting from the multi-sensory aspects of hydrotherapy. The
lake has beach chairs and umbrellas, a coffee shop and a fine dining
Megalo Kavouri is another great option for
families with small children as the beach has shallow water and unforgettable
views. The beach has many taverns to choose from.
Akti Vouliagmenis Beach
2 Poseidonos Ave, Vouliagmeni
Fee: 4 Euro Weekday,5 Euro Weekends.
Reduced rate for kids.
Akti Vouliagmenis is a turquoise sea beach with refreshing
green surroundings and fantastic choices to spend your day. The beach is a
great place for sport lovers and families; here you enjoy your day on the
outdoor courts playing tennis, volleyball and basketball.
Asteras Beach –
The House Project
Address: 58 Poseidonos Ave, Glyfada
Opening times: 9.00am-7.00pm, Restaurant 9.00am –
Entry Fee: 7
Euro weekdays and 8 Euro weekend
Asteras Beach is a resort located in the Southern Suburbs of
Athens which incorporates several venues and comes well organized with beach
chairs and umbrellas, lockers, changing rooms, showers, trampolines, a kids
playground, a self- service restaurant, and water sports.
Balux Cafe the House Project is a
contemporary spacious beach house where you can relax on the beach, eat savory
food or spend a day out as a family and let the kids enjoy the cute looking playground.
Balux Seaside Escape is an ideal spot to free
your mind and just relax by the pool whilst savoring exotic cocktails and
ARK is another great place to make the most
of your day. The fascinating sight, modern design, unique cocktails and tasty
food will most definitely win you over.
Beach – Varkiza Resort
Fee: €5 for on weekdays (includes sunbeds), €6 on weekends
+ €5 for sunbeds
Opening Times: 9AM till sunset
The Varkiza Resort comes
well equipped with a selection of restaurants and facilities, such as beachside
souvlaki eatery, pizzeria and sushi bar. Wellness and massage, beach tennis, windsurfing
and water skiing and a children’s water park are also available. Sun beds and
umbrellas are being charged extra and you can stay here till late in night.
General Entrance Fee: €6 for adults
Opening Times: 8AM
Avenue 17455, Kalamaki Tram
Bolivar Beach Bar is one of the first beaches you will see if you
are traveling from the center of Athens. Stretching over a few kilometers, the sandy white beach with fine pebbles, shady palm trees clear
blue waters, comes well organized with sunbeds and umbrellas, changing
cabins, toilets, Water Park, lifeguard and first aid, volleyball and racket
court. Bolivar offers a unique culinary experience delivered by some of the
most well-known chefs. Charged with an exhilaration and young vibe, in the
evening the place turns into one of the best alternative nightclubs.
Fee: €5 for adults
Opening Times: 9AM
Avenue 17455, Kalamaki.
Tram Stop: Zephyros
Adjacent to Bolivar Beach, Akanthus impresses its visitors with gorgeous
surroundings, being an ideal place for all-day, dawn to dawn entertainment. Here
you can swim, enjoy a nice cup of coffee or cocktail or treat yourself with the
finest Mediterranean culinary conceptions while listening to great upbeat music.
At sunset, the day bar converts into one of Athens hottest night clubs playing Greek
and foreign hits, being a great place to meet up with friends and create unforgettable