Continent
Europe
Country
Greece
Next Big City
Athens
Next Town
Argos
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Camping, School, Shop, Repair, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Rocks
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

The beach is huge and virgin as you move away from Paralio.

Beach

Type:
Grass, Sand, Pebbles
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Trees, Bystanders, Fence
Beach Users:
July, August

The beach is bigger than 10 kms long which means that even in August theres an ocean of space. Tourists are packed in the end of the city limits leaving the virgin parts of the beach unoccupied.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
N, SE
Main Direction:
SE

Very consistent thermals during half the year and as many as 70-80 days kiting in winter with northern and southeastern winds. If advanced you can kite with western winds extremely strong offshore winds with incredible flat water.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
Short walk

1.5 hours from Athens, accessible by motorway and coaches. Probably the best spot in eastern Peloponnese. No more than 5 locals riding daily! During summer season perhaps as many as 20 kites.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Don't ride during summer season too close to the tourist areas.

Nightlife

Plenty of pubs and clubs. Touristic area close to Athens. Yet not too close.