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TOP 5 wild beaches to visit in Greece

TOP 5 wild beaches to visit in Greece

If August is the holiday month, then it’s time to pack up and head off. Known for its wild beaches, chic islands and taverns where you can serve the tastiest seafood, Greece is every summer on our list of favorite holiday destinations.

In this article we have chosen 5 wild beaches that you can visit in your next stay in Greece.

Vai Beach, Crete Island

The beach is known for the largest nature reserve of palm trees. It is positioned at the entrance to a bay, surrounded by these palm trees. The entrance to the sea is gradual, and the fine sand alternates with rocks. The beach is decorated with sunbeds and umbrellas, and at the entrance there is a paid parking.

The beach is located in the eastern part of the island, 24 km from Sitia and 129 km from Hersonissos. The best time of day to visit it is in the morning. The beach is oriented to the east, from here you can admire the most beautiful sunrise and, in addition, in the morning you can enjoy the wild beach in peace, during the day being very crowded.

Near the beach there is a water sports center that offers various equipment and boats, from jet skiing to parasailing and boat trips.

We are waiting for you in Crete, at one of our Enterprise offices in Chania and Heraklion.

Porto Timoni, Corfu Island

Timoni Beach is located in Afionas, a picturesque village in Corfu. It consists of two beautiful coves, separated by a strip of sand covered by a grove that invites you to a moment of relaxation in the shade.

The beach is undeveloped, you will find a kiosk with cold drinks and snacks located about 30 minutes from the beach. The beach is sandy and pebble, and the entrance to the water is steep, from the shore it deepens quite quickly. In the sea there is a cave that you can visit and snorkel.

In Afionas you can visit a very old church and the village with many white houses, very picturesque.

We are waiting for you in Corfu, at our airport office.

Beach Kleftiko, Milos Island

Voted one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe in the Tripadvisor list, Kleftiko Beach is accessible only by sea. It is located in the southwest of the Greek island of Milos. The white volcanic rocks contrast with the turquoise water, providing a breathtaking landscape.

Anthony Quinn Bay, Rhodes Island

The bay is named after actor Anthony Quinn Bay, after filming The Cannons of the Isle of Navarone. The bay is famous throughout Greece, not just on the island of Rhodes. The beach is wild, not decorated with sunbeds and umbrellas or taverns. There are parking spaces nearby. We are waiting for you at our Enterprise offices in Rhodes Island with the right car.

We are waiting for you in Rhodes, at our airport office.

Myrtos Beach, Kefalonia Island

Myrtos Beach is located in the Pylaros region, in the northwest of the island of Kefalonia, at the base of the Agia Dynati and Kalon Oros mountains. And this beach is included in the top of the most beautiful beaches in Greece. The white marble gravel, the wooded coast and the turquoise water make this beach a popular place for tourists on the island of Kefalonia. The bay that borders Myrtos beach is a perfect place for snorkeling and scuba diving. The entrance to the sea is smooth, being suitable for children.

The beach is located near the island’s capital, Argostoli, and is awarded the Blue Flag.

We are waiting for you in Kefalonia, at our airport office.

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