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Vacation on Spetses Island beaches - hidden bays, top resorts and recreation areas

All the beaches of Spetses without exception deserve attention of tourists; it’s believed that the most picturesque coastal areas are located in the southwestern part of the island. It’s also worth noting that the island doesn’t have a plenty of isolated beaches; many travelers prefer to move between them by water taxi. The attractive Agios Mamas Beach covered with soft white sand is in the capital; it differs with impressive size. This stretch of coast is one of the most crowded and busiest on the island, so you can find travelers here at any time of the day. There is a decent selection of cozy taverns and bars at the coast, as well as emblematic attractions and popular places for walking.
In ancient times the island was called Pityoussa which means «covered with the pine trees». There are still many wonderful pines, but the island is called Spetses which means «fragrant … Open
Nearby there is the small sandy beach of Agios Nikolaos, which also has very lively and bustling atmosphere. The attractive pebble beach of Kanapitsa is in the immediate vicinity of the town of Spetses. It features relaxed ambience great for peaceful rest. The lovely promenade runs along the coast. During vacations, travelers will have an opportunity to admire harmonious view of mansions located off the coast, some of which are now converted into taverns and amazing shops.
First-class service makes the nearby gravel and sand Caique beach popular. It’s well equipped, so you can find nice sun beds and very amazing thatched umbrellas set on the coast. The cozy tavern, where you can taste a lot of the original fish dishes, is available to visitors from early morning until late in the evening. Copyright
The most prestigious accommodation place on the island is grand hotel Poseidonion. That’s one of the most beautiful historic buildings in the capital. Impeccable appearance of the … Open
One of the most picturesque and popular is Agia Paraskevi Beach; excellent infrastructure is among its advantages. Fans of water sports enjoy spending time there, as the sandy beach is ideal for relaxing and sunbathing. Close to the coast loom dense pine forests, the walk along is a great way to diversify leisure.
Zogerya Beach situated in the eponymous bay is equally attractive. The small beach with golden sand and turquoise water is surrounded with vast forests, so these landscapes will bring a lot of impressions. Part of the beach is equipped with comfortable sun loungers and parasols. Ligoneri is considered the quietest beach on the island; it would be difficult to find the quieter and more secluded place to stay. The coast is covered with multi-colored pebbles, and spreading trees provide shelter from the hot sun. The beach is perfectly organized and equipped.
You can bring a craft in the form of the ship from Spetses. Locals are very proud of the victory in the battle of 1822, so all the types of naval souvenirs are popular here. You can also pay … Open
The small Vrelos Beach with a great bar is in demand among young and active traveler. You can not only enjoy exotic cocktails and branded treats, but also listen to music there. Vrelos beach is very calm and great for exploring the underwater world, as the water here is crystal clear. It’s certainly worth noting the beach of Agia Marina, next to which there are popular hotels and entertainment venues. The beach is suitable for a wide range of leisure activities, a lot of additional services are provided to fans of extreme entertainment and those who want to try some of the water sports. Gourmets will appreciate a variety of restaurants and bars at the coast.
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Nature and parks of Greece for active vacation

Sounion National Park is located in the south of Attica. There are a lot of historical sights. Since ancient times, local people believed Cape Sounion and its surroundings to be a sacred place. According to legends, Athena and Poseidon lived on that cape. In the park, scientists discovered a three-meter statue that was created before our era. However, the most grandiose construction is the temple of the god of the sea, ​​Poseidon, built in the 5th century BC. The temple is partially destroyed. Nine of the sixteen columns and the remains of the frieze with images of mythical heroes, have been preserved to these days. … Open
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Top beaches and recreation areas in the region of Spetses Island

Travel guide to best natural recreation areas in Spetses Island for a quiet and secluded summer vacation. Fascinating hidden beaches, amazing bay and coves to sunbathe and swim in the gentle waters of the resorts of Spetses Island. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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