Most beaches in Hydra are pebbled and have picturesque, green surroundings. Excursion boats depart from the port and make the tour of the island, stopping at many Hydra beaches along the way. Most popular Hydra beaches are Vlichos, Kaminia, Bisti and Agios Nikolaos. You will find below a list with the best beaches in Hydra island.
Except for the beaches, there are also many places for sightseeing. Discover the best things to see in Hydra.
Guide to 10 beaches
Discover our guide to 10 beautiful Hydra beaches. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Hydra. For the most popular spots, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.
Description: Vlichos is a lovely beach with pebbles and clean water. It is reached by taxi boat or on foot from Hydra Town.
Description: Kaminia is a small pebbled beach close to Hydra Town. Some delicious fish taverns and cafeterias line the coast.
Description: Spilia is a lovely place in a walking distance from Hydra Town. It is not a beach, but actually rocks that people dive from.
Description: Hydronetta is a rocky coast in a walking distance from Hydra Town. A lovely cafeteria can be found above the beach with excellent view to the sea.
Description: Avlaki is a lovely bay on the northern side of the island. It has pebbled coast and clean water.
Description: Bitsi is a tiny cove popular with diving and other water sports. The coast is pebbled and the water is clean.
Description: Molos can be reached by taxi-boat or on foot from Hydra Town. It is a lovely, calm beach to relax.
Description: This is a lovely, pebbled bay that doesn't get crowded at all. To go there, visitors either take a taxi boat or trek across the mainland of the island.
Description: Mandraki is a lovely beach in close distance from Hydra Town. It is organized with sunbeds, umbrellas and many watersports centres.
Description: Agios Nikolaos is a remote, pebbled beach that can be reached either on foot or by boat from Hydra Town.