Almost all the local beaches are well equipped for comfortable leisure. All the popular coastal areas host small restaurants and cozy cafes. At extra cost tourists can rent sun umbrellas and lounge chairs in one of beach rental centers. A cost of a day of rent will not exceed 3 Euro.
Tourists planning active leisure and a rich touring program are advised to rent a car. The system of public transportation is presented by buses however they run in rather large intervals.
A taxi will be a good alternative to public transport. A taxi can be taken from a special parking lot. Raising a hand to stop a car in the street will not work as this way of catching a taxi is not into common practice of local folks. Even if a taxi cab is free it will not stop. A taxi car can be rented for a whole day. A cost of the service will be about 40 Euro.
Tourists are offered more than two dozens of exciting routes. The best time to set off for nature sites and attractions exploration is early morning. As a rule a common duration of a trip is several hours, that is why tourists are recommended to take some water and snacks.
Planning a vacation on Samos tourists should have comfortable shoes as one will not be able to endure long exploration of the local sights in misfit shoes. To visit beaches and seaside tourists will need special beach footwear as far not all the beaches of Samos feature ultimate cleanness.