Kamari Beach

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Santorini's most family-friendly beach

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Kamari beach in Santorini is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Greece. With its beautiful crystal clear sea and vibrant atmosphere, this beach is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the breathtaking views of the island. In addition, the beach boasts a wide selection of bars, restaurants and shops, making it a tourist hotspot in Santorini. With a wide expanse of black sand and a cool breeze, Kamari beach is an ideal oasis for beach and nature lovers.

Water sports operators and diving centres can be found just a few steps from the sand.

Sun loungers and umbrellas are available for rent on Kamari Beach, and many beach restaurants offer these same services free of charge to customers who purchase food and drink.

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Where is Kamari Beach

It is located in the east of the island and is one of the most popular tourist destinations.

Stretching for about 5 kilometres (3 miles), Kamari’s dark sandy beach lies between the blue waters of the Aegean Sea and the mountain peak of Mesa Vouno.

Map of Kamari Beach

Enjoy the Kamari Beach with the best excursions

We recommend the following excursions to enjoy Kamari’s coastline in its entirety, taking in the most impressive sights, as well as a tasting of the island’s best wines.

How to go to Kamari Beach

The most common way to get to Kamari Beach is by car or motorbike. There are several car and motorbike rental companies on the island, so it’s easy to rent a car and drive to the beach.

You can also get to Kamari Beach by bus. The island has a public transport network connecting the main towns and beaches. Bus fares are cheap, but timetables can be irregular and buses are often full of tourists.

For more detailed information on transport on the island visit getting around Santorini.

Where to stay in Kamari Beach

Sleeping near Kamari beach is very typical for families or couples looking for a bit more activity on their holiday to Santorini.

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Frequently asked questions about Kamari Beach

There are many hotels and accommodation in the Kamari area offering a wide range of options to suit all budgets. Some of the best hotels near the beach include the Kamari Beach Hotel, the Poseidon Hotel and the Athinios Hotel.

Yes, beach umbrella and sun lounger rental services are available at Kamari beach.

Yes, there are plenty of bars and nightclubs on Kamari beach for those looking to enjoy the nightlife.

Yes, bicycle rental services are available at Kamari Beach for those wishing to explore the area.

Yes, sports equipment rental services are available on Kamari beach for those wishing to practice water or land sports.

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