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The Beaches of Kythera

Kapsali

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: south (in a southerly direction)
Access: asphalt road
Type: large beach – pebbly sand, shingles, shallow water
Information: very busy, deckchairs/beach umbrellas, restaurants – snack bars, cafés, water sports, boat rental, fisherman’s harbor, nightly entertainment

Sparagario

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: south (in a southeasterly direction), near Kapsali
Access: path from Kapsali or from the sea
Type: small beach – shingles
Information: isolated, rock climbing

Kyriakoulou

Location: south (in a southerly direction)
Access: from the sea
Type: small beach – shingles, rocks, deep and cold water
Information: isolated, deserted

Chalkos

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: southeast (in a southerly direction), near Kalamos
Access: stony road
Type: average size – shingles, rocks
Information: very busy, deckchairs/beach umbrellas, snack-bar, blue-green waters with beautiful reflections

Vroulea

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: southeast (in a southerly direction), near Kalamos
Access: stony road
Type: small beach – pebbly sand, rocks
Information: isolated, deserted, fisherman’s harbor

Fyri Ammos (à Kalamos)

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: east (in an easterly direction), near Kalamos
Access: stony road
Type: large beach – coarse red sand, shingles, deep waters
Information: very busy, cave, deckchairs/beach umbrellas, snack-bar, beautiful colors

Kombonada

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: east (in an easterly direction)
Access: asphalt road
Type: large beach – big pebles, rocks, deep water
Information: deckchairs / beach umbrellas, snack-bar, romantic, gorgeous sunrises and sunsets
More information for the beach: www.komponada.com

Vlychada

Location: east (in an easterly direction)
Access: from the sea
Type: small beach – pebbly sand, pebles
Information: deserted, isolated, deep waters

Kaladi

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: east (in a southeasterly direction), near Paleopoli
Access: asphalt road and steps
Type: average size – pebles, rocks
Information: very busy, deep waters, ideal for diving from the rocks

Limni of Paleopolis

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: east (in a southerly direction), in Paleopoli
Access: asphalt road followed by 200 meters of rugged terrain
Type: large beach – pebbly sand, pebles
Information: isolated, deserted, deep waters, nudist beach

Paleopolis

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: east (in a southerly direction), near Avlemonas
Access: asphalt road
Type: large beach – pebbly sand
Information: the island’s largest beach, deckchairs / beach umbrellas, taverns

Diakofti

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: northeast (in an east, northeasterly direction)
Access: asphalt road
Type: average size – fine white sand
Information: shallow waters, very busy, deckchairs / beach umbrellas, restaurants, snack-bars, cafés, port, fisherman’s harbor

Limni Kakias Lagadas

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: north (in a northeasterly direction), near Agia Pelagia
Access: stony road
Type: small size – pebles
Information: deserted, located between a lake and the sea

Lagkada

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: north (in a northeasterly direction), near Agia Pelagia
Access: stony road
Type: average size – pebbly sand, pebles
Information: deckchairs / beach umbrellas, snack-bar

Lorentzo

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: north (in a northeasterly direction), near Agia Pelagia
Access: stony road
Type: average size – coarse crimson sand, pebles
Information: deserted

Kalamitsi

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: north (in a northeasterly direction)
Access: stony road
Type: average size – sand, pebles, rocks
Information: deserted

Fyri Ammos (of Agia Pelagia)

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: north (in a northeasterly direction), in Agia Pelagia
Access: asphalt road
Type: average size – coarse red sand, pebles
Information: very busy, deep waters

Agia Pelagia

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: north (in a northerly direction), in Agia Pelagia
Access: asphalt road
Type: large beach, black-grayish sand
Information: very busy, deckchairs / beach umbrellas, taverns / restaurants, snack-bars, shallow water, fisherman’s harbor, port

Fourni

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: north (in a northeasterly direction)
Access: stony and rugged road
Type: small size – sand
Information: isolated, deserted

Platia Ammos

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: north (in an easterly direction)
Access: asphalt road
Type: average size – sand 
Information: taverns, snack-bars, fisherman’s harbor

Agios Nikolaos

Location: northwest (in a north by northwest direction), near the Moudari lighthouse
Access: stony road in disrepair
Type: small size – shingles, rocks
Information: isolated, deserted, very rocky, beautiful sunset

Routsounas

Location: northwest (in a westerly direction), near Gerakari
Access: stony road in disrepair
Type: small size – pebbly sand, shingles
Information: isolated, deserted, very rocky, beautiful sunset

Agios Leftheris

Location: west (in a westerly direction), near Logothetianika
Access: asphalt road
Type: small size – shingles, rocks
Information: isolated, deserted, very rocky, beautiful sunset

Lykodimou

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: west (in a westerly direction), near Logothetianika
Access: asphalt road
Type: small size – shingles, rocks, shallow water, algae
Information: isolated, deserted, cave, snack-bar, gorgeous sunset

Limnionas

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: west (in a northwesterly direction), near Mylopotamos
Access: asphalt road
Type: small size – fine white sand
Information: isolated, snack-bar, shallow water, fisherman’s harbor

Limnaria

Location: west (in a westerly / northwesterly direction), near Myrtidia
Access: stony road
Type: small size – rocks
Information: isolated, deserted, fisherman’s harbor

Melidoni

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: south (in a southwesterly direction but completely protected from the wind), near Drymonas
Access: stony road
Type: small size – golden sand, rocks, shingles
Information: very busy, deckchairs / beach umbrellas, snack-bar

Feloti

beaches, sea, kythira, greece, kythera

Location: south (in a southerly direction), near Chora
Access: stony road
Type: small size – shingles, rocks
Information: isolated, deserted, fisherman’s harbor
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