Apart from being a cultural hot spot, Athens is also a wonderful summer destination. Wonderful beaches for everybody near Athens at the Athens Riviera, organized and also free are there to offer moments of relaxation and carefreeness. We searched and we present you the best of them.
AKTI TOY ILIOY (THE SUN BEACH)
Favorite beach in the south of Attica at the beginning of the Athenian Riviera, near Athens, with palm trees, sunbeds and beach bar with easy access by metro, bus or tram. The turquoise waters and the white sand send you to an island just 9 km from Acropolis Stay. The beach offers its guests the opportunity to eat, have fun and play sports in a safe and clean environment for all ages. Visit the site Akti tou iliou for information, tickets and details.
A little further and below the ancient temple of Poseidon, is Sounio beach. A sandy beach in the quiet bay of Sounio which offers in addition to beautiful moments of relaxation an impressive view of the temple of Poseidon. Choose to be there at the sunset when the temple columns are bathed in the colors of the setting sun. On the beach apart from the organized section there is also the free section where you can freely enjoy your time there. The beach is 60 km from Acropolis Stay and can be reached by taxi.
Ideal beach for lovers of surfing and water sports. Organized with umbrellas and sunbeds but also with free sections, the beach in Anavyssos is located at the end of the Athenian Riviera and will satisfy even the most demanding ones. It is approximately 40 km from Acropolis Stay and can be reached by bus or taxi.
And for the end a different proposal. Swimming in Lake Vouliagmeni Lake. The only swimming pool in Attica with the wonderful natural scenery.
And for the end a different proposal. Swimming in Lake Vouliagmeni. The only organized for swimming lake in Attica with wonderful natural scenery.
In a unique setting in the center of the Athenian Riviera you will find Lake Vouliagmeni. The crystal clear waters and the natural environment compose a different scene. In the area around the lake you will find umbrellas and sunbeds for moments of relaxation in a unique setting. Wellness and massage services are also available by appointment. In the area you will find locker rooms, showers, restaurants and cafes for your best service. Visit the Limni Vouliagmenis site for information, reservations and tickets. The lake is about 20 km from Acropolis Stay and can be reached by bus or taxi.