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Makris Gialos Beach Beach Road between Mikro Nisi and Xigia, Makris Gialos 221 00, Greece
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

It's like the movies or the documentaries! Perfect clear sea, that you can see inside and have a life charge...

Thank redman5314
Reviewed 5 September 2018

we always used the Makris Gailos beach as a starting point for the trip to Navagio. Besides this, the beach is very nice, the landscape is great

Thank Vios2356
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Free parking opposite beach. A slope down to the beach. No drinks etc on beach but shop at the top . Nice beach but not sand , water warm , ok for snorkelling.

Thank Trudi525
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Get there early to get a sun-lounger then stay all day and enjoy the sun and the sights. The water is super clear. A nice spot to snorkel. There’s alcohol and water service right on the beach as well.

Thank Scunder
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely small pebbly beach. Not good for wheelchair users or people with sensitive feet! There are several sun loungers which can be hired but we happily laid on the pebbles and used the back drop of the cliffs as shade. Beautiful clear waters which are...More

Thank Purple F
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This beach has the clearest coolest water thanks to its rocky seabed rather than sand, and its deep water. Ideal for swimming and snorkelling, downside is that you need beach shoes as its a pebble beach. Not the best fir small children due to this...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Small beach with pebbles and sand. Good for snorkling. Good place to take a boat to bluecaves. Toilets available only at tavernas.

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Firstly. Great place to stop if you're out and about , decent size , quite busy but we found our spot , only downside is that it's a pebble beach and hence getting in and out of the water is very painful .... wish I'd...More

Thank MarekLontour
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This beach is ideal for relaxing, it's quiet, has a few umbrellas and beds to rent, good for snorkelling and has several tavernas in walking distance.

Thank AndreiaS510
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Loved everything about this beach, not at all over crowded . Yes it is stony , but the water is sooo clear, it was perfect! Not at all over touristy like other beaches.

Thank shauniow
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Nikki V
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The name of the business is "The Captain of Cruises". Zaferis Spinos is one of the captains and you can whats app him on 6986138598 + put in Greece int code +xx at the start.