All beaches in Kythira have crystal water and they are surrounded by a beautiful landscape. Most popular and organized Kythira beaches are Kapsali and Agia Pelagia, while there are also many secluded places to enjoy total privacy, such as Chalkos, Lykodimou, and Melidoni. You will find below a list with the best beaches in Kythira island.
Guide to 10 beaches
Discover our guide to 10 beautiful Kythira beaches. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Kythira. For the most popular spots, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.
Description: Kapsali is a popular tourist resort, the closest to Chora. It has a long beach and many tourist facilities.
Description: Agia Pelagia is among the few organized beaches on Kythira. It is surrounded by a beautiful setting and it gets popular in summer.
Description: Chalkos is among the most beautiful beaches on the island. Surrounded by wild beauty, Chalkos has some pebbled and some sandy parts.
Description: This is a small clean beach close to Avlemonas. It doesn't get busy, so it is an ideal place to relax.
Description: Diakofti is the main port of the island and also a developed tourist place. The long sandy beach is ideal for families and people who want to relax.
Description: Lykodimou is a picturesque cove with a beautiful sandy beach. It is pretty isolate and provides a nice place to enjoy some privacy.
Description: Avlemonas has small coves with clean water to swim. Some coves have rocks on the seabed.
Description: Lagkada is a lovely beach on the northern side of Kythira, close to Agia Pelagia. It has gorgeous water and the close gorge is a frequent clmbing spot.
Description: Platia Ammos is located on the northernmost spot of the island. It has a fine beach with some accommodation, although it doesn't get very popular due to the long distance from other spots.
Description: This small beach took its name from a small chapel on the shore. It is located close to Agia Pelagia.