• Few places conjure images of an Eden on earth as Greece. The country boasts idyllic islands with vast stretches of sand and crystal clear waters, a rich and exciting history, and mythology that continues to be studied and admired today. 

    Greece honeymoon packages are some of the most sought-after and it’s easy to see why. Honeymoon Greek islands promise romance, fun and adventure – all the ingredients for the perfect holiday.

    Aside from the mainland, Greece honeymoon packages cover certain island groups and usually include island-hopping to give you a sense of different local scenes. There are a staggering 6000 islands and 227 are inhabited. 

    Out of these, there are popular honeymoon Greek islands that are frequented more than others. Each is unique and offers visitors a different experience. Which to choose depends on what you and your partner want out of your Greece honeymoon. Take a look at some of the best islands, beaches, resorts and activities in this beautiful country.


  • Best Islands In Greece For Honeymoon

  • 01Mykonos

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    If a lively holiday is what you desire, choose Greece honeymoon packages that include the summer party island of Mykonos.

    Distance From Nearest Airport: 10 minutes by taxi from Mykonos International Airport to Mykonos town

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Archaeological Museum of Delos, Agios Stefanos beach, Ftelia beach, Archaeological site of Delos

    Location: Cyclades

    Activities: Scuba dive and windsurf in Korfos Bay and Lia Beach; party at Paradise Club and Skandinavian Bar

    What's so special about it? ‘The Island of the Winds’ is known for its happening nightlife and couples who want a lively Greece honeymoon should head here

    History: Mykonos was once ruled by the Romans, Byzantines, Catalans and Venetians

    Best time to visit: September and October

  • 02Santorini

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    One of the top places to visit in Greece for honeymoon is the beautiful island of Santorini, which lies on a caldera.

    Distance From Nearest Airport: 10 minutes by taxi from Santorini Airport to the town

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Ancient Thera, Ancient Akrotiri, Oia, black and red beaches

    Location: Cyclades

    Activities: Visit ancient architectural sites, relax in the black and red beaches and walk through villages

    What's so special about it?: The island is home to the ruins of ancient settlements and the picturesque village of Oia

    History: Santorini is the result of a massive volcanic eruption, which destroyed previous settlements

    Best time to visit: April to November

  • 03Corfu

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    Corfu’s lush beauty and rugged mountains are famed the world over and it’s one of the top places to visit in Greece for a honeymoon.

    Distance From Nearest Airport: 10 minutes by car from Corfu International Airport to town

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Old Town of Corfu, Byzantine Museum of Antiniotissa, Achilleion, Mount Pantokrator, Angelokastro, Gardénos beach, Ágios Geórgios beach

    Location: Ionian Islands

    Activities: Swim and windsurf at the many beaches; visit the museums and historical sites like Angelokastro

    What's so special about it? It’s rich in history and its architecture and reflects its multi-cultural past

    History: It was under foreign rule for centuries and later become one of the most fortified islands in Europe.

    Best time to visit: April-May, September-November

  • 04Rhodes

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    Another island with a rich historical past, Rhodes should be included in your Greece honeymoon package from India.

    Distance From Nearest Airport: 25 minutes from Rhodes International Airport to town

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Old Town of Rhodes, Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, Acropolis of Rhodes, Tsambika beach, Seven Springs lake, Lindos

    Location: Dodecanese islands

    What's so special about it?: Rhodes is home to the now ruined Colossus of Rhodes, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

    History: Rhodes was conquered for much of its history by the Romans, Turks, Saracens, Persians and Italians

    Best time to visit: April-May, September-October

  • 05Lesvos

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    If you want a peaceful, laidback honeymoon, zero in on Greece honeymoon tour packages that include the beautiful island of Lesbos.

    Distance From Nearest Airport: 15 minutes by taxi from Mytilene International Airport to Mytilini

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Molivos Castle, Castle of Mytilene, Plomari Beach, Sigri Beach

    Location: North Aegean Islands

    Activities: Explore the charming villages of Petra and Mytilene; sip a drink at one of the many beach bars in Skala Eressou and Petra beach; go bird-watching

    What's so special about it?: It’s the third largest island in the country and produces prized olive oil

    History: Lesbos was ruled by a number of empires including the Byzantines, Ottomans and Genoese.

    Best time to visit: September-November

  • 06Naxos

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    Outdoor-loving couples should choose verdant Naxos as part of their Greece honeymoon packages. Its beaches, historical sites and hiking trails provide plenty to see and do.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 10 minutes by taxi from Naxos Island National Airport to Naxos town

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Kastro, Portara, Temple of Demeter, Monastery of Fotodotti, Apiranthos, Plaka beach, Aliko beach

    Location: Cyclades

    Activities: Explore the island; go kitesurfing; hike the mountainous landscape; attend the Dionysia Festival in September

    What's so special about it?: It’s the largest of the Cyclades islands, it’s rich in mythology and is very tourist-developed

    History: It was the center of commerce in the Cyclades in the classical era

    Best time to visit: May-June, September-October

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  • 07The Esplanade or Spianada And The Liston

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    Enjoy private moments at this gorgeous town square and take a walk to the Liston, a mini version of Paris’ the Rue de Rivoli.

    Distance From Nearest Airport: 10 minutes by car from Corfu International Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Old Fortress, Casa Parlante, Corfu Museum of Asian Art

    Location: Corfu Town

    Activities: Stroll through the square; grab a bite at a café; take photographs at the Lison

    What's so special about it?: The square is a lively center for social gatherings while the lovely Liston colonnade building offers ample photo ops

    History: The square was once a fortification while the Liston was constructed under French rule to mimic the Rue de Rivoli

    Best time to visit: All year-round

    Know before you go: Visit the St Michele and St Giorgio Palace nearby


  • 08Fira

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    If your Greece honeymoon includes a trip to Santorini, make sure you explore the capital of Fira.

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Museum of Prehistoric Thera, Skaros Rock, The White Door Theatre

    Activities: Take a cable car from the port to Fira town; visit the museums

    What's so special about it?: The capital of Santorini features beautiful white-washed houses and offers panoramic views of the caldera

    History: Fira was settled in the 18th century by Venetian nobles and the Catholic community

    Best time to visit: April-November

    Know before you go: Flights from Athens to Santorini sell out quickly during high season

  • 09Agios Sostis Beach

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    The serenity of Agios Sostis Beach makes it a favorite among couples on their honeymoon in Greece.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and how to reach: 20 minutes from Mykonos Island National Airport by car or motorbike

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Panormos, Agios Sostis

    Activities: Swim and sunbathe at the beach

    What's so special about it?: It’s ideal for couples looking for privacy and seclusion

    Best time to visit: September-October

    Know before you go: There are no bus services to the beach

  • 10Acropolis of Rhodes

    Get a sense of ancient history with a visit to the famed Acropolis of Rhodes, which contains several archeological sites. Greece honeymoon packages all inclusive to Rhodes typically cover this important destination.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 25 minutes by taxi from Rhodes International Airport.

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Old Town Castle, Rodini Park

    Location: Monte Smith Hill, Rhodes City

    Any Other Specialty: The site contains the Temple of Athena Polias and Zeus Polieus, Temple of Pythian Apollo and Odeon

    Activities: Walk through the archeological park

    What's so special about it?: The fortified acropolis is the site of several historical monuments of importance

    History: The ruins date back to the Hellenistic and Late Hellenistic periods

    Best time to visit: April-May, September-October

  • 11Panagia Agia Sion Church

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    The beautiful church containing old religious icons and hand-painted images is a must-visit on your Greek honeymoon.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 1 hour by taxi from Mytilene International Airport

    Activities: Admire the relics and the beautiful ceiling

    What's so special about it?: It houses the 4th century miracle working icon of Our Lady

    History: The church was rebuilt thrice following age and a fire

    Best time to visit: September-November

    Know before you go: Catch the Carnival of Agiassos

  • 12Apeiranthos Village

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    The traditional village of Apeiranthos will transport any couple on their Greek honeymoon back in time.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 1 hour by taxi from Naxos Island National Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Apeiranthos Archaeological Museum, Folklore Museum, Tower of Zevgolis

    Activities: Explore the village and pay special attention to the architecture

    What's so special about it?: It has retained it traditional aspects and inhabitants still speak the distinct dialect

    History: The village is believed to have built by Cretans in the 10th century

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  • 13Delfino Blu Boutique Hotel

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    Small yet luxurious, Delfino Blu will make you and your partner feel extra special with its excellent service and amenities. The 45m² honeymoon suite features a kitchenette and a verandah overlooking the Diapontia Islands.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 1 hour 10 minutes by taxi from Corfu International Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Agios Stefanos Beach, Arillas Beach

    Price For Two/Tickets/Fees: INR 12500-27500/USD 196-428. Honeymoon packages - INR 22800-44000/USD 357-690

    Location: Agios Stefanos, 49081

    Amenities: Swimming pool, swimming pool bar, Jacuzzi, nautical sports

    Activities: Engage in nautical sports at the resort

    What's so special about it?: The tastefully designed accommodations and proximity to the beach allow for a romantic stay

    Best time to visit: April-May, September-November

  • 14Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort

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    Make your Greek islands honeymoon special with a stay at this beautiful resort. The rooms range in size from 38m2 to 110m2 and each is beautifully furnished with modern amenities.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 15 minutes by taxi from Mykonos Island National Airport

    Location: Mikonos 846 00

    Amenities: Private pool, Jacuzzi, tennis and squash courts

    Activities: Swim in a private pool and play outdoor sports

    Any Other Specialty: Hotel beach ‘Shirley Valentine beach’

    What's so special about it?: The resort blends romance and tranquillity – perfect for a honeymoon in Greece

    Best time to visit: September-October

    Know before you go: No water sports are organized to ensure a peaceful environment

  • 15Vedema, A Luxury Collection Resort, Santorini

    Constructed around a 400-year-old winery, Vedema resort in romantic Santorini is the play to stay on your Greece honeymoon. Room sizes vary from comfortable 50m2 suites to large 170m2 villas for couples seeking more privacy.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 15 minutes by taxi from Santorini Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: White Beach, Perissa Beach, Volcano, Ancient Thera, Red Beach

    Location: Megalochori, Santorini 84700

    Amenities: Jacuzzi, swimming pool depending on room type

    Any Other Specialty: Wine-tasting, private beach, cooking classes, helipad tour

    Activities: Go on a catamaran cruise; hike to Skaros and Pyrgos; dive at Perissa Beach

    What's so special about it?: The resort offers a complete Greek holiday experience with a slew of amenities and activities

    Best time to visit: April-November

    Know before you go: Santorini is linked with Athens through flights and ferries

  • 16Amathus Elite Suites

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    The boutique hotel offers grand views of the sea and suites that are luxuriously furnished. Choose from Elite sea view suites spanning 44m2 to Elite presidential suites of 88m2 with private pools.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 9 kms from Rhodes International Airport luxurious boutique hotel

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Rhodes Beach, Clock Tower, The Street of Knights, Old Town of Rhodes

    Location: Leoforos Iraklidon 100, Rhodes 85101

    Amenities: Pool, Jacuzzi depending on room type

    Any Other Specialty: Private yacht rental, air and sea cruise on request, direct beach access

    Activities: Fly over or cruise the Aegean Sea in a yacht; relax at the beach

    What's so special about it?: All the suites overlook the sea

    Best time to visit: April to November

  • 17Elysion Hotel

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    Greek honeymoon packages that include a stay at the contemporary Elysion will guarantee an unforgettable holiday. Rooms range in size from 35m2 for a deluxe room, 40m2 for a junior suite and 45m2 for an executive superior suite. Deluxe disabled rooms are also available at 35m2.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 3 minutes by car from Mytilene International Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Theophilos Museum, Ecclesiastic and Byzantine Museum Mytilini

    Location: Neapoli, Mytilene 81100

    Any Other Specialty: Bike tours, watersports and scuba diving on request

    Activities: Go on a bike tour of Lesbos; go waterskiing and canoeing; try your hand at scuba diving

    What's so special about it?: Strategically located and with large rooms overlooking the sea

    Best time to visit: September-November

  • 18Naxos Island Hotel

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    If you’re looking for Greek island honeymoon packages in Naxos, choose the Naxos Island Hotel to come home to. Stay in a double room with a private Jacuzzi (27m2) or a large family room (38m2) if you want more space.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 2 km from Naxos Island National Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Agios Prokopios beach, Plaka beach

    Location: Agios Prokopios 843 00

    Amenities: Pool, fish spa, Jacuzzi depending on room type

    What's so special about it?: It’s modeled along Naxos Island and each room retains elements of a village

    Best time to visit: May-June, September-October

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  • 19Go For Mykonos Catamaran Sailing Tour

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    Greece honeymoon packages aren’t complete without a Mykonos sailing tour. Enjoy 6 hours of bliss as you cruise the Aegean and explore its waters.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 20 minutes by taxi from Mykonos Island National Airport to Ornos Bay (starting point)

    Price For Two: Approximately INR 7800/USD 122 onwards

    Location: Cyclades islands

    Amenities: Lunch or dinner with drinks, private tour, snorkeling equipment

    Activities: Swimming and snorkel; stop near archeological sites for photographs

    What to carry: Swimwear, sunglasses, sunscreen lotion

    Best time to visit: May to October

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  • 20Visit Ancient Thera, Santorini

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    Every Santorini Greece honeymoon package must include a visit to Ancient Thera, an antique settlement inhabited from 9th century B.C. to 726 C.E.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 20 minutes by car from Santorini Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Perissa Beach, Kamari Beach, Navys Waterworld Dive Center, Open Air Cinema Kamari

    Price For Two: Approximately INR 300/USD 5 per head

    Location: Kamari

    Activities: Explore the ruins

    What's so special about it?: It’s an ancient Hellenistic settlement

    History: Thera was named after Theras, a mythical regent of Sparta

    What to carry: Walking shoes, drinking water

    Best time to visit: All year-round

  • 21Visit Old Fortress, Corfu

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    Corfu’s Old Fortress is a must-visit and most honeymoon packages Greece include it as part of the itinerary.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 10 minutes by car or bus from Corfu International Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Agios Georgios church

    Price For Two: Approximately INR 460/USD 7 per head

    Location: Corfu 491 00

    Amenities: On-site restaurant

    Activities: Explore the fortress and walk to the top

    What's so special about it?: The massive fortress is impressive and can be seen when coming to Corfu by ferry

    History: It was built by the Venetians during the 15th century

    Best time to visit: All year-round

  • 22Experience 9D: Throne of Helios, Rhodes

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    Discover the history of Rhodes with a sensory experience that will blow your mind. Make this one of the highlights of your Greek islands honeymoon.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 30 minutes by car from Rhodes International Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, Fort of St. Nicholas, Elli Beach

    Price For Two: INR 760-1150/USD 12-18 per person

    Location: 10, 25is Martiou 2, Rodos 851 00

    Activities: Watch 3D movies; race against the gods; explore the exhibits and

    What's so special about it?: It showcases local history through movie screenings, historical exhibits and a theme park.

    Best time to visit: All year-round

  • 23Visit The Castle Of Molyvos, Lesbos

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    If your Greece honeymoon package from India covers Lesbos, don’t miss a visit to the Castle of Molyvos, an imposing fortress in Ancient Mithymna and one of the most impressive in the country.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 1 hour 30 minutes from Mytilene International Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Open Air Cinema Arion, Ottoman Hamam Ruins

    Price For Two: INR 75-150/USD 1-2 per head

    Activities: Explore the castle

    What's so special about it?: The castle is very well-preserved and plays host to cultural events in summer

    History: It was constructed by the Byzantines on top of an acropolis. It was later reconstructed by the Genoans

    Best time to visit: September-November

  • 24See The Portara, Naxos

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    The Portara is a famous marble gateway that is believed to have led to a temple of Apollo. Even if your honeymoon package Greece doesn’t include a stop here, make your way to this massive portal.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 15 minutes by car from Naxos Island National Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Archeological Museum of Naxos, Plaka Beach

    Price For Two: Free entrance

    Location: Palatia

    Activities: Walk up to the ruins of the gateway

    What's so special about it?: The massive 26-foot doorway is steeped in mythology. Ariadne was supposedly abandoned here by Theseus after he defeated the Minotaur

    History: Construction began in 530 B.C. under Lygdamis but stopped when Naxos and Samos went to war

    What to carry: Walking shoes, drinking water, sunscreen lotion

    Best time to visit: May-June, September-October

    Know before you go: The climb to the top is steep but worth it

  • Best Beaches In Greece

  • 25Ornos Beach, Mykonos

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    Greece holidays for couples always include time at a beach and if you’re in Mykonos, Ornos Beach is where you should head to.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 15 minutes by car from Mykonos Island National Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Little Venice, Platis Gialos Beach

    Location: Ornos 846 00

    Activities: Sunbathe or go diving, windsurfing and sea skiing

    What's so special about it?: The beach offers a gorgeous view of houses perched in the nearby cliff

    Best time to visit: September-October

    Know before you go: The beach is overcrowded in the peak season

  • 26Perissa And Kamari Beach, Santorini

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    Santorini Greece honeymoon packages must include trips to the beautiful beaches of Perissa and Kamari. The striking black sand attracts numerous tourists from all over the globe.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: Perissa - 30 minutes by taxi; Kamari - 11 minutes by taxi from Santorini Airport

    Nearby Beaches & Attractions: Ancient Thera, Open Air Cinema Kamari

    Location: Perissa and Kamari

    Amenities: Diving centers, restaurants

    Activities: Go swimming and diving

    What's so special about it?: The beaches feature inviting stretches of black sand, making them an important attraction in Greek honeymoon packages. The sand is a mix volcanic grit and not ordinary sand

    Best time to visit: April-November

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  • 27Sidari Beaches, Corfu

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    The main beach in Sidari is shallow, very tourist-friendly and features amenities and facilities to make your honeymoon Greece a memorable one. You should also visit the beach located east of the village, which has pebbles dotting the sand. To the west is Canali and the beaches here are deeper. Cliff-diving is prohibited for safety reasons but you can go swimming.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: Approximately 1 hour by taxi from Corfu International Airport

    Location: Sidari

    Activities: Go swimming and indulge in watersports

    What's so special about it?: The beaches are within walking distance of each other

    Best time to visit: April-May, September-November

  • 28Kalathos Beach, Lindos

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    Kalathos’ soft sand and clean water make it a favorite for Greece holidays for couples. It’s located less than a kilometer from Kalathos village and has a few basic amenities and water sports.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 1 hour by taxi from Rhodes International Airport

    Location: Lindos 851 02

    Activities: Laze under the sun or engage in thrilling water sports

    What's so special about it?: The beach is less crowded than others on the island, perfect for Greece holidays for couples

    Best time to visit: April to November

  • 29Skala Eressos Beach, Lesvos

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    This is one of the best beaches in Lesvos for many. It’s large, clean and offers couples on honeymoon in Greece a perfect beach holiday.

    Distance From Nearest Airport: Approximately 2 hours from Mytilene International Airport

    Location: Skala Eressos, Lesvos 811 05

    Amenities: Fresh water showers from May-October, sun beds, umbrellas, water sports

    Activities: Get your blood racing with fun water sports

    What's so special about it?: 4 kms of sand and the shallow waters provide an idyllic locale for a honeymoon Greece. It also received the European Blue Flag for cleanliness

    Best time to visit: September-November

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  • 30Plaka Beach, Naxos

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    Greece honeymoon packages with a stay near Plaka Beach offer some of the best experiences you’ll ever have. It’s serene, boasts clear waters and flat stones that catch the eye. If you want to make your honeymoon in Greece even more memorable, this is the place to be.

    Distance From Nearest Airport and How to reach: 10 minutes by taxi from National Island National Airport

    Location: Naxos 843 00

    Amenities: Sun beds, umbrellas, taverns, water sports

    Activities: Sit down for local cuisine at a tavern; go for a swim; enjoy water sports

    What's so special about it?: Parts of the beach are organized and you can find secluded areas if you prefer

    Best time to visit: May-June, September-October

    Know before you go: It was once a nudist beach and is still frequented by nudists.


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