Since the beginning of time, the amazing blue sea defines Greece! Attica is the most prominent region of Greece and Athens, its capital, is blessed by clear waters that surround the land!
From ancient times, the citizens of Attica have been thoroughly attached to the sea as a source of inspiration, affecting every aspect of their life.
In 2017, Greece has been awarded as the second country among 47 other countries, due to its efforts in preserving the waterfront and making the Greek seas clean and safe!
We are proud to announce that this year Greece has been awarded by 486 blue flags for the ecologically preserved Greek beaches, and even more, for 12 marinas! The peninsula of Attica with its fantastic Riviera has a fair share in this award!
The coasts of Attica are a vital part of the charms you may cherish! The beaches are so dear and so near to Athens! Next to your favorite beach, you may find a lavish bar to relax, listen to your favorite music and meet people! Literally, by the brisk sea waves, in strategic spots in the heart of the sea breeze, taverns have placed tables inviting you to savor real, authentic food! By the beaches of Attica, you may find everything you need! Organized or not, every beach in Attica across the sea front is your place to be!
Therefore, while planning your trip to Greece, we would suggest you to prolong your stay in Attica. You will have the time of your life! Compose a delight of alternative choices among the plenty this iconic destination offers!
Here is a list of the 16 awarded beaches of Attica! Remember to spend few more days exploring them during your stay in Athens Attica!
Schinias (location Caravi), Marathon! If you love sports and you want to enjoy fully a day by the sea, this is your spot!
Avlaki Beach, Markopoulo! Don’t be confused! It’s a part of Attica, though you may feel like being on an island! You may find there a place to sip your fresh juice, or have a snack and swim all day long!
Mavro Lithari! Are you a sports lover? Do you prefer to socialize and meet friendly people? That’s the place! The famous Saronic Gulf of Attica!
Eden Beach! So close to Athens! Before you could say “Jack Robinson” you are there!
Lagonissi! Wear your best swimsuit and enter the “luxury zone” of Attica!
Varkiza! One of the funkiest places in Attica, in summertime!
Vouliagmeni! This is the cosmopolitan Laimos area.
Voula! An organized beach, offering numerous playgrounds to exercise with your friends! Ideal to cozy up and relax with a book and your coffee!
Glyfada! One of the most alive and kicking south suburbs of Attica! Everything at your ease! Magnificent bars, elegant restaurants, lovely people! Guys, this is a vibrant place for high energy lovers!
Limni! The magical eastern coastal front of Attica! Time stands still! Next to picturesque village, you may reach Limni and forget about everything!
Agia Marina! Aegina is a beloved place for Athenians seeking a stylish escapade! Such a wonderful and joyful place to be! If you go there, you might stay there! They say Aegina’s irresistible!
Askeli/Nea Aegli! At Poros island! Take a ferry or hydrofoil from to Piraeus Port! It’s so close! You may also go there by car through the Peloponnese! It’s your call! Go there and enjoy!
Kapsali and Kakia Lagada, Kythera! Kythera is the island of Happiness! The land of celestial Aphrodite! A magical place for visitors seeking a different version of Paradise! Emerald waters embracing this magical island! A culinary playground! A crossroads of history! Some visitors were so enchanted; they decided to stay there forever!
Attica is sure to boost your positive energy, no matter your preferred selection may be, enabling a unique holiday experience! Culture! Arts! Festivals! Wine routes! Greek Gastronomy! Fun and Vibrant Nightlife! And to top that all, friendly locals will gladly share their tips and secrets of the best places around, ensuring you have the best time during your stay in Attica!