Enjoy Your Holiday by Swimming and Sunbathing on the Beaches around Athens



If you are visiting Athens during the summer season, you will definitely want to enjoy swimming and sunbathing. Make your choice amongst high-end beaches, lively beach bars or more athletic style beaches. Varkiza Resort Yabanaki Beach  is a popular destination for swimming close to Athens and  easy to access, Anavyssos, on the way to Sounio, is one of the best places to swim close to Athens, with crystal clear waters and sandy beaches, Karavi at Schinias is the ultimate beach destination close to Athens and is extremely popular with the young public who enjoy the vibrant atmosphere,  since 1959 Astir Beach at Vouliagmeni has been a favorite, exclusive destination for Athenians and also visiting celebrities,  Sounio is one of the most beautiful places close to Athens, with the temple of Poseidon on the promontory overlooking the Aegean sea,  Galazia Akti on the coast of Schinias, close to Marathon, is one of the most beautiful places to swim not far from Athens,  the Grand Beach at top notch Grand Resort Lagonissi, located in the southern suburbs of Athens on the road to Sounio, is ideal for a one-day holiday in attractive surroundings, Bolivar Beach Bar is an exotic island with an enchanting atmosphere,  Moraitis  Beach Culture is a sports center and  beach club, on the beautiful beach of Schinias, close to Marathon, «Asteras Glyfadas» is a popular beach resort located in the Southern Suburbs of Athens.




Moraitis Beach Culture is a sports center and beach club, on the beautiful beach of Schinias, close to Marathon. The blue waters of Schinias situated in the safety of Marathon Gulf are perfect for a morning of water-skiing, wake-boarding or...  Read More


Bolivar Beach Bar
Photo courtesy of Bolivar Beach Bar


Bolivar Beach Bar is not only another beach bar, but a corner of paradise, which combines sun and sand with music and entertainment. Situated on "Akti tou Iliou" on the south coast of Athens, Bolivar is designed like an exotic island with palm...  Read More


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Outside the City

Anavyssos, on the way to Sounio, is one of the best places to swim close to Athens, with crystal clear waters and sandy beaches. One of the nicest organized beaches is at Eden Beach Resort, with many facilities and attractive surroundings....  Read More


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Outside the City

Sounio is one of the most beautiful places close to Athens, with the temple of Poseidon on the promontory overlooking the Aegean sea. The magnificent view, the enchanting natural environment and the crystal clear waters make this a favorite...  Read More




Karavi at Schinias is the ultimate beach destination close to Athens and is extremely popular with the young public who enjoy the vibrant atmosphere. Extending over a hundred meter sandy beach, Karavi offers many amenities to visitors, such as...  Read More


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Blue Bay (Galazia Akti) located alongside the Marathon beach has been famous for many years. From 1868, when celebrities used to enjoy their swim here, until today, Galazia Akti has always been surprising us pleasantly. In the summer of 2014, it...  Read More




Varkiza Resort is an all day seascape experience, and a very popular summer hangout. Yabanaki Beach has a sandy beach, clear and shallow blue water, signaled with a blue flag, and water sports are available. Specially designed corners...  Read More




�Asteras Glyfadas� is a popular beach resort located in the Southern Suburbs of Athens. This beautiful beach of clear waters and golden sand is filled with sun beds and umbrellas and offers a picture perfect setting for true...  Read More


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Outside the City


The Grand Beach at top notch Grand Resort Lagonissi, located in the southern suburbs of Athens on the road to Sounio, is ideal for a one-day holiday in attractive surroundings. The unique beachfront setting and the watersports center are perfect...  Read More


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Vouliagmeni


Astir Beach, famous since 1959, is the place to be, every summer. Situated in a beautiful spot, at high end Vouliagmeni on the Athens Riviera, Astir Beach is well known for the superb, environment friendly facilities and is the main reference...  Read More


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Meet Nelly Paraskevopoulou

Born and bred in Athens, Nelly went on the move after finishing high school and spending some years working in textiles.  For her, Italy was the next chapter. But, after 12 years, it was back...  More About Nelly

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