Serifos Livadakia beach
Livadakia Beach Serifos: Livadakia is one of the most popular sandy beaches on Serifos, situated on the south western side of the island below Chora,the beautiful capital.
On your way to Livadi, the main port of Serifos, it is necessary to turn left into the main street of Livadi or climb over the headland that rises from the ferry port. This same area is shared by other beaches as well, like Livadi, and Avlemonas beach, but usually Livadakia is the most crowded.
Apart from its beauty, Livadakia beach offers numerous facilities, such as bars and taverns to have a nice lunch, or a cold drink. Some of them have chairs extending into the beach area. In addition, at 20 metres back from the beach there are a couple of interesting bars you can visit. Regarding other types of facilities, there are many available types of accommodation, like hotels and rooms for rent in the surrounding parts of the beach.
Being a continuation of Livadi, the main tourist spot of the island, obviously contributes to the variety and convenience of Livadakia. In fact, most of the holiday accommodations and shops are centered in and around Livadi port, so they extend over the beach of Livadakia.
In case of getting tired of the crowds and looking for some peace and privacy, one can walk south towards the headland to Karavi beach. Here tourist facilities are useless, it is only you and nature. However, it is important to take some provisions in these cases, like water and food. Sometimes it is filled with naturists.
Livadakia beach also have some water-sport facilities, a good campsite, and a large shore with crystal waters. Its tamarisk trees provide shade from the sun, and as an interesting detail, it is well protected from the winds, even during the meltemia, a period in which the summer winds take place on Serifos. This starts on July and extends along the summer period.