Enjoy sea and sand while on holiday to Vassilikos as you’re surrounded by a number of beaches. Every single beach is different and offers a unique feel. From Banana beach to St Nicholas, Sekania, Porto Zorro beach and even Gerakas and Daphne, there are plenty of beaches to experience. There’s watersports and bars for those who love to get active and socialise, with sun loungers, umbrellas for those looking to relax and unwind. Wherever you go, each beach is different, giving you the opportunity to have a different experience in every place.
Enjoy clear waters, golden sands and scorching sunshine, wherever you choose to set up shop. You’re guaranteed the opportunity to soak up the sun whichever beach you visit,enjoy the sand between your toes and be sure to get that well deserved rest and relaxation.
Village life adventures
For those looking to experience unspoilt Greece in all of its glory, then Vassilikos is the place to be. There’s plenty of off the radar tracks and trails to explore, perfect for horse riding or hiking in the mountains. Follow scenic routes around the village, through the forests or past the coastline and witness first hand why this place is such a popular destination for holidaymakers.
Heading further inland you can stroll around the whitewashed villages that are wrapped in vineyards and blossom. Wherever you choose to go an adventure while in Vassilikos, you’re sure to find plenty of Instagram worthy shots to tell the story of your holiday.
Rare turtle spotting
Those rare loggerhead sea turtles are not one to be missed. If you have the opportunity to visit their nesting site then you have to go, it really is a once in a lifetime experience. If you’re planning a holiday to Vassilikos between June and August then you stand the best chance of seeing these beautiful creatures. They’re known to haul themselves around the beaches and sandy coves in order to lay their eggs.
If you’re looking to go turtle spotting then book yourself onto a boat trip around the island, they’ll stop in the waters to give you a chance to view the turtles while on their travels. Want more turtle action? You can swim out from Gerakas Beach and you’ll no doubt spot a turtle or two, just be careful and be sure to respect these precious animals.