Perissa beach is Santorini island
The beach of Perissa is located at the southeastern part of the island and is a single beach consisting of two smaller beaches, those of Perivolos and Agios Georgios, without clear markings of their limits.
It is one of the most known and popular beaches of Santorini Island with thin black sand, shaded by the imposing Mesa Vouno mountain that separates it from Kamari. Its main characteristic is the exotic black shore and its great length (5km).
The very good infrastructure with lifeguards, sun beds, umbrellas, restaurants, taverns, cafés, bars, super market, showers, public toilets and a playground, as well as the large variety of entertainment options, make it an attraction for many visitors and young people in particular.
Along the beach, the beach bars that play club music, with guest-DJs, many sea games and events attract more and more visitors.
You will find a number of water sports to choose from, such as jet-skis, parasailing, windsurfing etc.
The multitude and excellence of services and the cleanliness of its waters have awarded it with the blue flag.
Along the beach, just like in Perivolos, except for the beach bars and the taverns, there are also hotels, rooms etc.
Perissa Beach has long been a vacation spot for the local islanders and was developed after the earthquakes of 1956 when its population started growing.
Access to the beach of Perissa is easy from any part of the island with short distances and a good road network (Routes).
For your stay in Santorini, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Perissa, Perivolos as well as in many other areas of Santorini, there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.
Below, you can see a list of hotels and lodgings for staying in the area and selected accommodation's 'offers and deals' as well as various options for low-cost holidays.
There are regular ferry and fast ferry routes from the port of Piraeus and various islands of the Cyclades, on a daily basis especially during the summer.
Access to Santorini by plane is through regular daily flights from Athens International Airport (Eleftherios Venizelos) or charter flights especially during the summer season.
For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest. Santorini island