Agios Georgios Beach in Santorini
Information about Agios Georgios
Agios Georgios Beach in Santorini: It is a famous black beach of Santorini and it is located in the continuation of Perivolos beach, about 3.5 km away from Perissa. The beach attracts many visitors as nearby Perivolos beach offers numerous facilities such as umbrellas and sun beds, hotels and bars that fit every budget. Visitors can choose among a variety of activities.
A large number of restaurants and taverns are gathered along the waterfront, covering all tastes. The beach is a heaven for watersport enthusiasts, offering them a wide range of water activities to choose from, including Jet-skiing, scuba-diving, SUP and banana rides. Agios Georgios beach is clearly an great holiday spot.
How to get there
There are many different ways to get to Agios Georgios beach from any location on the island.
Airport to Agios Georgios: 12.5 km / 7.7 miles | Port to Agios Georgios: 10 km / 6.2 miles | Fira to Agios Georgios: 11 km / 6.8 miles
Private transfers: We recommend using an online pre-booked Santorini transfer service, which provides transfer by taxi, minibus or private VIP car and arranging a pickup directly from the port, airport or your hotel.
Car rental: Τhere’s the option of renting a car in Santorini with as little as 14.5 euros per day and pick it up directly from the airport, port or your hotel. Using a car rental allows visitors to discover Agios Georgios beach and many other places of interest in Santorini at their own pace.
Public transfers: Close to Perissa village lies the 16th stop of the bus route Fira > Perissa. Agios Georgios beach is a 20-minute walk away. Fira is where the central bus station of the island is located. There are bus connections between this bus station and the most areas of the island. There are buses to Perissa approximately every 1.5 hours. Consider that time schedules might change according to the season. Check the official timetables here.
Tip: Since buses don’t always stop in every scheduled stop of their itinerary, our advice to visitors is to inform the driver about their final destination, so that he makes a stop there.