Glysteri beach Skopelos: One of the few northern beaches of Skopelos, the pebbled beach of Glysteri is located in a small cove with waterside taverns, protected from the winds by a long narrow bay. Fine light grey sand and emerald waters can be found in this lovely bay. The beach is reachable by car or boat. Nearby is the beautiful Cave of Tripiti. It is located 4 km north of Skopelos Town.