Exploring the Greek Seas

The Greek beaches are famed across the world for their clear bathing waters and their great diversity. The Aegean Archipelago, the Ionian and Cretan Seas embrace the Greek lands and invite you to their realms for swimming and endless fun in their waters. The Greek shoreline can suit all tastes. You will find small beaches and long stretches of sandy ones, pebble beaches and seashore caves hewn into steep rocks, beaches with white or pink sand, as well as black-coloured ones created by volcanic soils. Discover their beauty!

Fun Fact
Greece has one of the longest coastlines in the world – almost 16.000km!

Blue Flag Beaches

Accessible beaches to everyone

Today, more than 250 beaches all over Greece are becoming accessible for everyone! Accessible beaches offer equipment and infrastructure (such as ramps, walkways, changing rooms, etc.) that allow people with disabilities and people with limited mobility, to enjoy the sea without restrictions. Discover these beaches around Greece, on the map and choose the ones you would like to visit.

Find an accessible beach near you!

Tips for your Trips


13 Oscar winning beaches

The first thing that comes to mind when you think about Greek summer are the endless coasts and the charming seashores that “flirt” with the magical waters of the Aegean, Ionian and Lybian Sea.

Eternal Blue

Greece is a country teeming with beauty. Its key feature though is the endless summer, the blue sky and the sea. Each year people flock to Greece’s exquisite beaches, both on the islands and the mainland coast...

The Discreet Charm of the Minor Cyclades

Irakleia, Schoinousa, Donousa and Koufonisia... these small islands and the uninhabited Keros Island form the picture-perfect group of the Minor Eastern Cyclades.