You will have to climb down at least 250 steps, but the views are worth it as you will be greeted by one of the most beautiful beaches across Santorini. Don’t forget to stop off for some famous seafood after exploring the floating chapel and rock diving.
Even though it’s located in a pin-up village, Katharos is a secret gem that’s rarely busy. This is one of the best beaches in Santorini for watching the sunset. You can even take it in from the lounge suspended on the cliff above the pebbles.
Mesa Pigadia is one of Santorini’s more picturesque beaches thanks to the brightly colored fishermen’s shacks. The beach is also an excellent place for snorkeling thanks to the clarity of the water. If you’re feeling adventurous, why not explore a local sea cave?
Koloumbos is one of the best beaches across Santorini for swimming. It’s rarely crowded, meaning you’ll have all the room in the world to enjoy the black pebble beach. There are also plenty of local vineyards, meaning the drinks are never far away.
The entire beach of Vlychada is walled by pumice cliffs. These help frame the white and speckled gray pebbles that create the perfect atmosphere to take in the sea and sun. The best bit? The beach is dotted with just about anything for anyone, including one of the finest fish restaurants on Santorini.
The most beautiful beaches across Santorini all bring something new to the table. Breathtaking backdrops, sunsets, and clear blue sea. Does it get any better?