Athens Varkiza beach

Information about Varkiza beach

The sandy beach of Varkiza is located around 25 kilometers away from Athens city center.
One part of this big beach is fully organized but you need to pay a ticket to access it. It offers all kinds of facilities, including sunbeds to rent, snacks bars, restaurants, a car parking area, a playground for children and a football court.
The other part is not organized but there is a nice tavern there.
The beach can easily be reached by public bus, starting at the city center, or by car.

The town of Varkiza is one of the most popular areas in the southern suburbs, quite lively during the summer season. It is well developed, with plenty of cafes and nice restaurants lying around the coast.

The biggest part of Varkiza is full of newly built villas with a terrific view of the sea and other accommodation facilities. A day trip to Varkiza beach is quite popular among the Athenians, especially during the summer weekends.

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Hotels in Varkiza

Villa Nikoletta


The stone-built Villa Nikoletta is located in Vari, near Varkiza beach. It offers a traditional setting for your accommodation and it has a timeless classical style. The villa is spacious, with a fully equipped kitchen and it opens to a big garden. It has 3 bedrooms and it is suitable for families ...


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Reviews of Varkiza, Athens

1 Review
  • Luke 30 Jul 2021
    After visiting Vougliameni or Kokkino Limanaki this beach is not so clean. Dissapointed



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