Marathon Beach Aegina: Marathon, a picturesque fishing village where tradition still rules, is very appealing to tourists on a holiday to Aegina. The scenic splendor of this place is mesmerizing to new visitors who set their eyes on this quaint fishing village for the first time.Many have chosen vantage points on the mountains to build their houses, so as to be able to enjoy the spectacular sea view.
Although it is easily accessible to people arriving at the main port of Aegina, Marathon still retains its exclusivity. It is comparatively quieter than other harbour towns. Marathon is a sandy stretch of a beach organized and developed to promote tourism. Visitors looking out for relaxation and a beautiful telltale tan to take home as a vacation symbol will find the perfect place to enjoy their holidays.
You can also hire sun beds and beach umbrellas. For the more adventurous ones, there are other activities like snorkeling and diving. Diving equipment is also available on hire.Being a fishing village, the numerous tavernas serve exquisite freshly cooked sea food along with other traditional Greek cuisine. Marathon also boasts of two lovely beaches.