Paros / Golden Beach (Chrissi Akti)

Continent
Europe
Country
Greece
Next Big City
Paros (Parikia)
Next Town
Marpissa, Drios
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, School, Shop, Repair, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Swimmers
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
Tide independent

The water is choppy and in big days can be really wavy 2.5-4m waves.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
April, May, June, July, August, September, October

Sandy beach with a lot of space especially during off-seasons. Golden Beach is a long golden sandy beach extending for 700m.

Wind

Best Months:
June, July, August, September
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
NNE, NE, ENE, E, SE, SSE, S, SSW
Main Direction:
N, NNE, NE, ENE, E

Winds from 4-8 Bft. The best beach on Paros for S, SE, SW and NE wind directions.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
Short walk

Cyclades Islands group. From Athens with boat or plane. Drive to the east coast and then further south towards Drios.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information