Jul 11
Last Updated on 21 July 2011


Poros has many beautiful beaches, but the ones that stand out from the rest are:

Monastiri, on the eastern side, is a quiet beach with clear waters and picturesque taverns, below the hill where the monastery is built next to a pine tree forest with luxurious hotels, the area is suitable for scuba diving.

Kanali is a beautiful sandy beach, located after the little bridge connecting 'Progymnastirio' to the 'Settlement' next to Poros beach. It has very good fish taverns by the sea with a wonderful view to the open sea and villas with apartments to rent.

Askeli, a quite big beautiful beach with a beach volley court, lies a few Kilometres on the North East of the port. There are bars, shops and taverns. Several hotels and rooms to let host mainly family tourism. There are waters ports and interesting night life.

To the north of the islands Vagionia is found .It's suitable for all types of fishing .Under the sea you'll find an ancient Greek town where the roads and houses foundations are clearly visible.

The Russian Dockyard, a beautiful and picturesque bay, is announced as a historical preservable monument due to its great architectural and historical interest. Opposite there is the little island of Daskalio. Next there is Gerolimenas with the rocky is let 'Petra'.

Neorio is one of the most beautiful beaches of Poros. It is on the west side and the pine trees reach the sea. There are hotels, rooms for rent, restaurants and a supermarket. Here there is a water ski school, water polo facilities, all the water sports and for the night there is Club 'Kalypso' next to the sea among the pine trees.

The Love little Port, a very romantic place where one can enjoy the green and the clear blue waters swimming and camping - under the pine trees!

Aspros Gatos (White cat) is a picturesque beach with fish taverns and very beautiful apartments blocks for rent. It is located opposite the progymnastirio very near the town of Poros.

The Lemon Forest is a big area full of lemon trees with lots of waters and waters mills. The forest leads to Plaka and Alikes with sandy beaches facing Bourtzi. From the top the view of 'Lemon Forest' is panoramic. It is the most praised site of Poros in the Greek cinema films.

On almost all the beaches there are facilities for wind surfing and other water sports.