Santorini includes some of the most impressive beaches in the Aegean Sea. Perissa and Perivolos beach, belong definitely to this category. As concerns Perissa Beach, it lies at Mesa Vouno Mountain which actually separates Perissa from Kamari. Perissa is also famous because of the volcanic black sandy beach and the dark blue waters. Another one characteristic that makes Perissa an ideal destination for families and people of different ages, is the fact that is well protected from the strong winds.
Moreover, it is a cosmopolitan beach, well-organized with all the amenities including umbrellas, comfortable sunbeds, lifeguards, showers as well as a playground for the little children. On top of that, it has obtained the Blue Flag award highlighting its clearness.
However, Perissa is also suggested for watersports, where you will have the opportunity to do windsurfing and parasailing, jet skiing and other activities. In addition, there is a water park as well, where you and your children can have fun and be entertained for the whole day.
As regards Perivolos Beach, the scenery is about the same. It is a beautiful beach, with black sand while it is the longest beach on the island. Perivolos is also located 3 km away from Perissa, giving you the chance to visit both of them in one day.
What makes Perivolos Beach unique, is its azure crystal clear waters and the tranquil atmosphere. Although it is a place highly preferred by the locals, during the peak season Perivolos is transformed into a cosmopolitan place, collecting celebrities and glamorous people.
Of course, it is a fully organized beach, providing all the amenities, while it offers a wide variety of water sports and activities such as scuba diving and jet ski. Important to remember is that next to the beach you will find plenty of restaurants, cafes and bars as well as places for accommodation.
The scenery of the black lava sand along with the crystal clear waters will definitely amaze you!
In case you are at Perissa Beach, Perivolos can easily be accessed by taking the path that passes through the countryside (it is about a 25-minute walk). In another way, in order to visit Perissa or Perivolos, you can choose a private transfer.
Kamari Tours Excursions enables you to organize your own private tour to Santorini famous beaches with a private driver. The options are various Private Tour to V.I.P. Tours (car or bus) with a driver. Keep in mind that our fleet of vehicles is characterized by reliability, safety and commodity. Choose the times and the places to visit based on your needs and interests and enjoy the most amazing experience of your life! If it is not possible for you to find the tour or excursion package of your specification, do not hesitate to make a request through our site!