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Kamari Beach

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Address: Kamari, Greece
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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$102.67*
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Sea Kayaking Tour in Santorini from Mesa Pigadia
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$54.04*
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Private Custom Tour: Santorini in a Day
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$237.76*
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Santorini Helicopter Flight

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Take a look at remains of a Sanctuary of Poseidon in Kamari

This black-stone beach lies on the veat coast of Santorini, by the village of Kamari. Village got its name after the Kamara - the remaining arch of the Temple of Poseidon on the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Caledon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Kamari Beach or Kamari Playa Negra. I swam there the middle of May, its cool , not cold but after you are in its amazing. Its close to the Mango Cafe / Bar so it makes being at the beach nicer. You can rent lounge chairs but its nicer sitting on the black stone beach as long as you have... More 

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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fantastic part of Santorini friendly, helpful food delicious nothing to much trouble would definitely go back again and again

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I loved the black sand beaches and quaint little restaurants and shops . It was a beautiful location with wonderful people. Would go back in a heartbeat. On the other side of Oia /Fira but very easy to get to with the public transit system

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

long beach with cristal blue water ,lots of taverns to have a good meal and fresh squeezed juice , amazing view with sea near mountain ,flowers everywhere and wonderful tourists enjoying

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the most beautiful place we have visited. Kamari Beach was unusual with the black volcanic pebbles and the gorgeous aqua marine sea. All along the beach are lovely places to eat, drink and relax and the people were so friendly and helpful. We are going back in June. We loved it!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not have time to actually swim so we just rolled up our jeans and waded. A beautiful area...a beautiful bit of the sea. Hope you get a chance to experience it!!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This black-stone beach lies on the veat coast of Santorini, by the village of Kamari. Village got its name after the Kamara - the remaining arch of the Temple of Poseidon on the north end of the beach, beneath the mount of Mesa Vouno. There is an asphalted promenade with no traffic all along the Kamari beach, on the both... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the beach. hundreds of shops and restaurant along the beach that are open till late. Don't miss the sunrise at the Kamari beach. It's better than Oia's sunset which is hugely hyped. Hotels around Kamari are much cheaper compared to Oia. Kamari also has more number of restaurants.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Rivari hotel in July 2016. The hotel is immaculately clean and the staff extremely friendly. Our room was basic but perfectly fine. It was cleaned every day and linen & towels changed daily. There was plenty of storage space. The pool was lovely but there was a distinct lack of sunbeds. The plastic white ones had... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great day-time activity to laze by the beach and hit the town for eats later. With beautiful pebbles and lovely black sand, this beach is a must-visit!

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