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Glyfada Beach, Glyfada
(2.8/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Let the saltwater breeze blow through your hair at Glyfada Beach, located just a short drive from Athens. Lapped by shallow and refreshing water, the beach remains one of the cleanest swimming spots in the area. Rent a beach umbrella and spend the day relaxing by the water, and leave some time to explore the nearby cafes, cozy restaurants, and lively bars. Using our international travel planner, Athens attractions like Glyfada Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • What a great place, but bring your own loungers. Plenty of food outlets and boats moving about. The tram backs onto the beach so access is good. 
  • Glyfada Beach is a a nice and clean beach, easily accessible from Syntagma station by tram. The water is clean and good for swimming. The water temperature was high (above 20 degrees in November). Wil...  more »
  • There is easy access to the departure of the "Syntagma" and after a good half hour tram stop, you are in another area a lot busier, very pleasant and more frequent. Before commercial storefronts comes to you a long beach where a lot of tourists enjoy bathing even in winter. Place to recommend without hesitation!
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