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Black beach - Santorini island

The small and cozy Black beach is on the South coast the Greek island of Santorini, about 14 km southwest of the capital Fira. The black pebbles, together with the white surrounding rocks, create an interesting color contrast.

Santorini, black beach on the map

The surface of the beachmainly forms dark sand with pebbles, from time to time you can also come across larger stones. The gray black hue of the pebbles gave the whole beach its name, which is known as"Black Beach" is known. Since the dark discoloration of the beaches on Santorini is nothing unusual, we can still find a "black beach" here. As"Black Beach" is often referred to as one of the most beautiful beaches on the island, the excellently equipped beach Perissa.

Stand in contrast to the black sandhigh white rocks with the so called "syrmata"that surround the beach. Syrmata are buildings carved directly into the rock. The Black Beach is one of the partially equipped beaches withcomfortable loungers and beautiful straw umbrellasthat are made available to tourists and also with acozy restaurant. Every now and then, couples in love choose the location for their wedding.

The Black Beach is located off the main road, which means it is hidden from the daily hustle and bustle of tourists. It extends in the south of the island,west of the popular White and Red Beaches and close to the small beach Mesa Pigadia. The visitors often come here by boat, although there are also regular boat connections, e.g. B. from the port of Akrotiri there. In the vicinity you can admire interesting sights, namely the archaeological site or the lighthouse of Akrotiri.

Other tourist destinations on Santorini

Beaches in the vicinity: Kambia, Mesa Pigadia, White Beach

Most popularbeacheson Santorini: Kamari, Monolithos, Perissa, Perivolos, Red Beach, Vlychada

ResortsbeachesTourist Attractions andtrips- everything clearly listed on the map of Santorini.

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