Beaches in Skiathos island. Unique beaches, surrounded by pines, with crystal waters and golden sand. Skiathos is famous for its beautiful and clear beaches all around the world. Each and every one has its own beaty and this results in all visitors being satisfied.
In the center of the island there are the organised beaches Bourtzi, Megali Ammos, Achladies, Vasilias, Sklithri, Tzaneria and Kalamaki in which many tourists go there because of the small distance by the center and the easy access. These beaches have umbrellas and sunbeds while you can find at them many taverns, restaurants and cafeterias. In the city of Skiathos you will find many accommodation businesses (hotels, rooms to let, apartments, studios etc.) so as to be next to the magnificent beaches. A little more southwest you can find the beaches Vromolimnos, Kolios, Agia Paraskevi, Troulos, Koukounaries (globally famous beach), Abelakia, Megali Banana, Mikri Banana and Agia Eleni. Access is also very easy even through the island’s public transportation.
In the northwestern side of the island there are the beaches Krifi Ammos, Mandraki, Elia, Agkistros, Megalos and Mikros Aselinos, Ligaries and Kechria, while further north there are the beaches Lalaria, Lechouni – Nikotsara, Megas Gialos and Ksanemos. These beaches are magical, they only have one disadvantage: the weather. Because of their geographical position, when there is strong north wind it is preferable not to swim there. Access to these beaches is possible by having your own vehicle. They are appropriate for one-day excursion when the weather is good.