Swimming in Peloponnese


A pebbly beach that's one kilometre long, Alyki or Aliki is about 10 meters wide and features many trees around.
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Here's a sandy beach that's 80 kilometres long, located near a protected site under the Ramsar convention, not far from the Prokopos Lagoon and Strofilia forest.
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Only two kilometres from the town of Nafplio, this one-kilometre beach is accessible by public bus, car or boat from the little port of Nafplio.
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This is somewhat of a resort beach designated with a Blue Flag, where environmental education is part of its philosophy. Portoheli is only 5 kilometres away from here and allows you to rent bicycles.
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Spanning 850 meters, this sandy beach was nominated as a blue flag one recently and varies in width between 20 and 40 meters. The municipality of Rio sometimes organizes events but also eco activities such as beach cleaning.
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Xylokastro/Aristonafton Beach, Xylokastro: About 800 meters of coastline await visitors with pine trees and flowers that resist the salt (Cacile maritime and Mathiola Tricuspidata).
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Chrani Beach: crystal waters, olive trees and vineyards dotting the coastline, with several beach cafes.
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This 2-kilometre beach is quiet, clean and pebbly. It Is 15 metres wide with different types of trees growing nearby.
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Finikounda Beach: A 3 kilometre-long beach nominated for Blue Flag designation, and is somewhat on the windy side which makes it perfect for surfers and sea sports.
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Gargaliani Beach: Golden sandy beach that's very clean and with natural beauty, only 7 kilometres away from the healing springs of Vromoneri.
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Kalamata Beach: Right next to the city yet with very clean water, awarded the Blue Flag in Europe. Many cafes, shops and restaurants along the beach.
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Located in Kastro Kyllinis this clean sandy beach boasts different fauna and flora. It is home to the Robinson Club Kyllini which offers water sports, including wind-surfing and catamarans. Mountain biking is also offered. The resort is eco-friendly, and there is also a camping site nearby.
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This 20-kilometer sandy beach might be in a populated area but is very clean, dotted with trees and shrubs nearby. Water sports abound, so do eco-activities such as cycling races, hiking in the Marathia forest and more.
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Kryfi Akti Isthmias in Korinthos (the name means 'hidden coast'). On the road of Diminio, Milissi, Sikia and Xilokastro, there are coasts with little coves and bays that offer more secluded swimming.
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These coastlines boast kilometres of fine white sand with clear, azure waters.
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Lying between Araxos and Kato Achaia here's a 500-meter beach with mixed sand and pebbles. To the north lies the popular beach of Mavri Miti or 'Black Nose' which has amazing find sand and great views of Mesolongi.
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This sandy beach – about two kilometres in length – is dominated by the Grecotel Olympia Riviera Oasis Hotel. The Grecotel hotel chain is known to be environmentally aware. Water sports and bicycle renting are available.
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Another blue flag beach with sandy shores and clean beaches. Please keep in mind the importance of maintaining the beaches clean, and leaving it in better shape than they were (e.g. go ahead and pick up any leftover trash).
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Loutraki 1 and Loutraki 2, Loutraki Perachora: The beach of Loutraki is quite popular with Greek tourists during summer and can get very crowded.
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Only 5 kilometres away from the resort of Xylokastro near the village of Melissi, this pebbly beach is home to specific trees that don't mind the salty environment and in fact thrive in it.
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The 200-metre Pefkias beach of Kato Diminio attracts many tourists in summer visitors, especially in the summer. It's attractiveness lies in the fact that pine trees are growing very close to the beach. You can rent bicycles from sports facilities near the beach.
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About 1.8 kilometres in length, this is a pebble beach also with pines and some flowers that are salt-resistant. Many birds, sparrows and sea-gulls frequent the area.
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This is a very popular beach not far from the village of Thermissia, even if the area is not that tourist oriented and there aren't much beach facilities. Crystal waters and lovely shores await the visitor.
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This is one of the greenest and nicest parts of Argolida and the Peloponnese in general. The island of Chinitsa or Hinitsa covers this sandy beach nicely. Umbrellas and deckchairs are present.
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Pounta beach is a clean, attractive beach with pebbles in the Municipality of Diakopto. It is 800 meters long and a full 30 meters wide. Eucalyptus, heather and pine trees dot the beach, which also offers a couple of cafes and restaurants.
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Not far from this village which is being excavated to find remains of an ancient city, there is a clean beach that is popular with local tourists.
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Stoupa beach: Another very clean sandy beach, located in Stoupa.
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Sykia Beach, Xylokastro: Situated in the village Sykia some three kilometres away from Xylokastro, this pebbly beach also has trees which thrive in salty water.
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North of Navarino with an amazing shore and blue, shallow waters, considered one of the finest beaches in the country. Beside the beach there is the salk lake of Divari in the Gialova area, considered a habitat for aquatic and bird life.
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Vrahati beach: very close to the road yet very clean with pebbles, around 200 metres long. No water sports, so less populated.
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A sandy beach that is long, clean and magnificent. There are many small hotels of different categories around.
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Zaga Beach: Starting from Koroni castle and connecting to Memi beach, it goes as far as Vasilitsi and the stunning beach of Faneromenis Kalamakiou. The Zaga-Memi area is naturally beautiful and attracts breeding for the Careta Careta turtle.
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