Megali Ammos beach: This is a long and well-organized beach situated within a short walking distance of 2km from Skiathos Town. Megali Ammos is one of the most popular beaches in Skiathos due to the crystalline waters and the extended coast that gets really crowded, offering two rows of sundecks.
Thus is a favorite spot of the locals due to its proximity from the town centre and of visitors who stay in the Town. There is a water sport center, offering training lessons for all ages. The area is known for its tourist infrastructure as there are many hotels and other kinds of accommodation. The sea is shallow, an ideal spot for families. For more privacy, walk around the rocks and head east way.
Holidays to Megali Ammos whisk you to one of Skiathos’s best beaches. And with the capital right on your doorstep, there’s plenty of culture and nightlife, too.
A beach near the city
This little village on Skiathos’s south coast is all about the beach, which is one of the best on the island. Away from that, you’ll find narrow streets and alleys dotted with tavernas and minimarts. But the best part is that you’re only a 20-minute walk from the capital, Skiathos Town, with all the bars, culture and shopping that delivers.
Blue Flag beach
This popular sand-and-shingle beach – the nearest one to Skiathos Town – might be narrow, but it stretches for nearly 2 kilometres. Here you’ve got clear, shallow waters and plenty of loungers on the sands. There are tavernas and hotels nearby, where you can have a spot of lunch. And if you want to find a secluded spot, head east along the sands and walk around the rocks.
Near Skiathos Town
It’s just over a kilometre to this cosmopolitan town, where you’ll find an old town full of cobbled, winding streets and whitewashed buildings. There are museums, a cultural centre and theatre, plus an open-air cinema that shows English films with Greek subtitles. And when you need somewhere to eat, try the harbour, which is dotted with tavernas and seafood restaurants.
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