Beaches of Skiathos


Megali Ammos

"Megali Ammos" is situated a bit outside the city in the street leading to Koukounaries. You can reach this beach on foot, by car or by bus. You can enjoy the crystal clear waters and the food in its very nice tavernas or the picturesque "ouzeri" (small tavernas serving ouzo and snacks).



Vasilias beach, has been named at the Byzantine period as it was the chosen beach by the Byzantine emperors for their vacations. In the area  a visitor will see many archaeological finds.
The beach is just 1.5 km from Skiathos town and in the area you will find restaurants, bars and leisure marine sports.
Access from the Skiathos port is easy and it will take you a few minutes by bus or taxi to arrive to Vasilias or you can enjoy a nice a nice 30 minutes by walk.



This beach is 2 km away from the city, of Skiathos. You can reach it by car, by bus or by boat which runs regularly from Skiathos to Achladies. The beach is of great beauty and fully developed. You can find there good tavernas and a rich variety of sports facilities.



Here on the eastern side of cape Kalamaki there are three bays, the most famous of which is the bay of Kanapitsa. The other two are called Sklithri and Tzaneria. You can reach them by road. You will first meet Sklithri which is a small hospitable bay with crystal clear waters. You can enjoy your swim and if you wish, you can have a bite to eat in the picturesque little taverna found there at the end of a fresh and cool ravine of plane-trees.



On the western tip of the cape of Kalamaki and in front of a dry swamp, there is this beautiful beach with calm, clear waters and marvellous fine sand. It is full of life and a lot of young people gather here. Next to the water, there are tavernas and cafes, a Beach Volley court and water sports facilities. You can reach Vromolimnos by road or by boat leaving from the port of Skiathos.



It is a dentelated beach worth visiting not only for its clear waters but also for the many things it has to offer such as nice tavernas and all water sports facilities. You can reach Kolios by road.


Agia Paraskevi

Clear waters and golden, fine sand. This is the beach of Agia Paraskevi named after the little country church of Agia Paraskevi which is found there. There are excellent tavernas, and water sports facilities on this beach. You can reach it by road.



This beach has been named after the little island found there which looks like a dome (troullos). It is situated on the way to Koukounaries right after the crossing which leads to the monastery of Panagia Eikonistria. You can reach Troullos by road and enjoy a swim in the bluish - green transparent waters under the shade of the pine trees which reach almost the sea water. There are numerous tavernas in Troullos.


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Hotel Alkyon, Skiathos Bay
Skiathos Magnisias
P.O. 37002
Tel: +30 2427022981
Fax: +30 2427021643

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