Beaches

Kalami-Popular pebble beach with good facilities. The White House where Lawrence Durrell lived is here.

Aghios Stefanos –Curved pebble bay with good tavernas and facilities.

Kassiopi-Plenty of shingle coves. Good swimming off flat rocks.

Aghios Spyridon-Sandy beach plus freshwater lake and river with wildlife nearby.

Roda-Acharavi-The longest stretch of sandy beach on the island. Excellent facilities all along

Sidari-Large white sandy beach with excellent facilities. Canal d’ Amour nearby features unusual sculpted sandstone cliffs.

Kontokali-Gouvia-Sand and pebble beaches here with a variety of facilities close by.

Dassia-Long sandy beach with excellent water sports and plenty of facilities.

Ipsos-Pyrgi-Long sweeping curved bay with narrow sand and pebble beach. Plenty of watersport facilities, including licensed scuba diving centre.

Aghios Gordios-Long, wide pale sandy beach with excellent facilities and watersports.

Barbati-Long stretch of pebble beach, with good facilities.

Nissaki-Small pebble cove with good tavernas and boat hire facilities.

Paleokastritsa-Variety of sand and pebble coves surrounded by beautiful scenery. Very clear, cold waters, even in high season. Excellent facilities.

Glyfada-Very popular large sandy beach with excellent facilities. Said to be one of the best beaches on the island.

Aghios Georgios (south)-Long stretch of sandy beach. Developing as a resort, so adequate facilities.

Saint Barbara-Newly developed resort with undiscovered long stretches of sandy beaches.

Kavos-Long, wide sandy beach in busy resort with plenty of amenities.

Molos-Alikes-Unusual, flat sand near to salt-pans, fairly quiet with good tavernas.

Moraitika-Messoghi-Long stretch of sandy beach with good facilities.

Benitses-Narrow pebble and shingle beach in popular resort.

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