Greece Confidential

Why should you try sunset swimming?


16 September, 2022

…. Just because sunset swimming in the beaches of Athens Riviera is like peeking over the edge of the world.

Astir Beach, Vouliagmeni / Α cosmopolitan experience
The iconic Astir Beach has been a reference point for all of Attica for over sixty years. Sniff the sea, touch the sun. With its beautiful blue waters and stunning sunsets, the beach is as welcoming as the Greek summer itself. Astir Beach operates again this year with an online booking system, which allows you to choose the time and the sun lounger you want to sit on.

Sounio beach / Under the Temple of Poseidon
The Temple of Poseidon dominates the southernmost tip of the cape with its familiar steep cliffs. Next to it, a beach of archaeological interest, with cool waters, will enchant you. On the organised beach of Aegeon Beach Hotel you will enjoy swimming with all the comforts, while there is also a small section to set up your own umbrella. A hot spot for an unsurpassed sunset and a mystical full moon overlooking the Temple of Poseidon.

Grand Beach, Lagonissi / Orange sun and cocktails
Enjoy the white sandy beach which is fully equipped with comfortable sun loungers and umbrellas, sip your cocktail as well as delicious gastronomic proposals, with your feet lapped by the waves or in the impressive pool. The shallow waters are ideal for children, while if you are a lover of action try the water sports, which will raise your adrenaline levels!


EverEden Beach, Mavro Lithari / Gazing the sun
A magnificent protected bay with crystal clear waters, with the characteristic Black Rock dominating, the famed EverEden Beach has been awarded the Blue Flag for 20 consecutive years. At Vincci Ever Eden Beach, where the heart of cosmopolitan entertainment beats, you can find snack & cocktail bar, beach restaurant, platinum sundeck Lounge, professional water sports and Aqua Park. Relax with exotic cocktails and sounds by the DJ, while gazing out over the beautiful Attica sunset.

KRABO Vouliagmeni / Boho living
Nestled in a secluded cove of Vouliagmeni, a post-modern laid back experience awaits you with your feet in the sea and your spirit in the Attica sky. Enjoy the sun under the straw umbrellas, dive in the crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea with colours that match the natural environment and taste unique gastronomic proposals by the sea.

Apollon Beach, Kavouri / Heaven on earth
The carefree summer mood in an exclusive, albeit unpretentious, beach setting created to offer the ultimate beach experience. In front of the luxurious Divani Apollon Palace & Thalasso Hotel, in Kavouri, the golden sandy beach, apart from tranquil swims, offers a wide choice of water sports and activities for the whole family.

CASTUS Anavissos / Like a castaway
An exotic palace, floating above the golden sandy beach of Anavissos, redefines the concept of slow living. The bohemian aura of Castus, with its earthy deco choices, comfortable cushions and beautiful music, will transport you mentally to a charming island away from the hustle and bustle of the city.