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nice quiet beach with great views

a little rocky but interesting, quiet, pretty beach! see ferries and sailboats cruise by, and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tim b
Saint Louis, Missouri
Lunar lanscape on the beach

Narrow piece of land surrounded by high cliffs with stones different sizes falling down due to... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2017
Wroclaw, Poland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a little rocky but interesting, quiet, pretty beach! see ferries and sailboats cruise by, and crystal clear water. tip -bring goggles or mask to take it to a new, better level

Thank tim b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great to swim in clear waters but the beach itself is super pebble-y and not really a comfortable lounging beach. Santorini is not known for its beaches anyway so if you don’t have rock shoes and a hardened bamboo-type mat, save the time and don’t...More

Thank Itzyfoxy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is less than a half an hour away from Oia. You will very much enjoy the privacy and tranquility of this beach, a great place to escape from the crowds!

Thank Jemma M
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Approximately 20 mins walk from Santorini Oia to Katharos Beach. You will come across a Katharos bar which was already not in business before you reach this small and secluded beach with golden hill or small mountain beside it and not many people visit this...More

Thank Meng M
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Is one quiet place and very closed to Oia.The beach is stoney but is one good choice for swimm in the clear waters!!

Thank davidalexiou
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Cal this Stone beach. Lots of stones and need water shoes to walk in water. Sneakers for the hike down to the water from the path above. You can look for volcanic rocks and pumice stones and see the stone towers people leave on the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 17, 2017

Narrow piece of land surrounded by high cliffs with stones different sizes falling down due to erosion process. Small bar on the way down to the beach serves Greek tradicional cousine dishes.

Thank ExstreamDC
Reviewed October 13, 2017

There aren't many beaches on this side of Santorini - this one is worth hunting out. It's a ten minute walk from Oia and is down a rocky path which is steep in parts but can be managed by most. The beach is stony so...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

The waves there were stronger and had more life underneath the water. Quiet and private beach, a great stop before going to Oia town for a sunset visit

Thank roberlynn
Reviewed May 9, 2017

I took me 2 attempts to find this beach on foot, but worth it. It is a pebble beach so do not expect any sand. But there is hardly anyone on the beach, so perfect for chill out time. Recommend packing water shoes, the sea...More

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