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Description: Some form of clothing is a must if you want to relax on this beautiful...
Some form of clothing is a must if you want to relax on this beautiful beach.
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via a safe but narrow winding road throught the woods and herbs we arrive at Achata Beach. A pebble beach were it is very comfotable to sit and swim. For lunch you can go to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
robert s
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Karpathos Town (Pigadia), Greece
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Karpathos Town (Pigadia), Greece
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

via a safe but narrow winding road throught the woods and herbs we arrive at Achata Beach. A pebble beach were it is very comfotable to sit and swim. For lunch you can go to the only taverna which offers you tastefull but simple meals and drinks. Sunbeds and parasols are available for euro 7,50 which is a normal price... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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78 reviews 78 reviews
53 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

A small road leads till this amazing beach. Between the cliffs is the blue sea, it is a pebble beach. You will find beach umbrella to rent and a small restaurant where you can eat some good Greek food and drink a glass of retsina or a cold bear.

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Athens, Greece
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

One of the best beaches on the island of Karpathos. Try to start your day early and catch one of the available sun umbrellas because it becomes really hot during the day! It is popular but not crowded.

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slovenia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
32 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Like other similar beaches on Karpathos, Achata is just as stunning. It has everything you need: awesome sea, natural shade by the rocks, enough parking space... In late September it's great because you're almost alone at this beach.

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Shave Zion, HaZafon, Israel
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Definitely one of the beautiful and interesting beaches in Karpathos. Only 20 minutes from the Pigadia city center, With lawn-chairs (extra charge) and shaded areas. The crystal clear water, very deep and clean and quiet and relaxing atmosphere. On both sides of the beach, on the mountain slopes, there are caves and tunnels, where you can dive. There is also... More 

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thessaloniki
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

This was one of our favourite beaches in Karpathos, the scenery on the decent to this beautiful bay is just breath taking. Crystal clear water greets the visitor and shelters you from the wind I would definitely recommend it.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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135 reviews 135 reviews
43 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

During our stay we went around the whole island and this was probably the best beach we could find. The location with the cliffs on both sides of the beach keeps the sometimes annoying wind away. The stony beach results in a clear water that offers swimming, snorkeling, and diving. And least but very important, the taverna on the beach... More 

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Larisa, Greece
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

This is definitely one of the most beautiful beaches of Karpathos, close to Pigadia as well (That is why it can be crowded some days). A miniature of Kira Panagia Beach. It is an awesome sea bay with steep slopes at the sides, but the day i visited it, it was very windy. I wish i had one more day... More 

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Lund, Sweden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

A maby to crowded beach, but still beautiful. The water is excellent, clear azure blue good for snorkeling. Best before noon.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Definitely the best beach in Karpathos!! Amazing clear blue sea, quiet beach surrounded by rocks. I just wish I were there just now! :)

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