Key Takeaways Asteras Vouliagmenis is one of the most popular Athens beaches and water sports clubs, due to its close proximity to the city center. Yabanaki Beach in Varkiza boasts a long sandy shore and shallow water, perfect for kids. Daskalio Beach, 55 km away from Athens, is the perfect combination of nature and clean blue waters. Porto Germeno is an absolute must-visit for sea lovers and foodies alike. Have you ever wondered if you can enjoy both magnificent historical sites and…
Are you spending a couple of days in Athens and want to include a beach break in your itinerary? Then look no further! Here are 3 of the best beaches near Athens, all easily accessible by public transport. Think fine white sand, crystal clear water and an ancient temple just a stone throw away.
My recent post was all about where to stay in Athen, in this post we are checking out the best beaches in Athens you never knew the city had. A couple of neighbourhoods I featured in that post are either close to the beaches or just a quick bus ride away. While most visitors think you have to get on a ferry to other Greek islands to experience the beaches in Greece, below I will show you some of the best beaches near Athens. Beautiful clear waters, perfect swimming temperature.
How to spend 4 Days in Athens? This detailed itinerary takes you to iconic places and unique neighborhoods like The Acropolis, Plaka, Temple of Zeus, The Panathenaic Stadium, nearby islands, and even the countryside!