Megali Ammos is one of the most beautiful and famous beaches of Skiathos. It is situated close to the capital, so there is plenty of culture and nightlife on offer.

A beach close to the town

A relatively small beach, located in the south of the island, Megali Ammos is quite popular and is always crowded in the summer. It is a well- organized beach, ideal to visit when you just want to relax. But the most important it’s within walking distance of the capital, Skiathos Town, which is filled with bars, tavernas and culture.

Blue Flag beach

This famous sandy beach with the turquoise waters is suitable for those who love tranquility. It has been awarded with the blue flag and is included in the best beaches of skiathos. It’s a long beach; it stretches 2 kilometes while its main advantage is its close distance from the town. Plus, it is organized with plenty of loungers on the sand, many tavernas, and hotels nearby. In order to reach Megali Ammos beach, you will cross a short distance from the town, either on foot or by car or bus.

Near Skiathos Town

It’s only a kilometre to this cosmopolitan town, where you’ll find the finest choices in food and accommodation. Town of Skiathos has whitewashed houses, narrow streets, beautiful churches, museums, lovely chapels, and luxury Skiathos hotels. There is also a theatre, plus an open-air cinema that shows English films with Greek subtitles. Numerous cafes, souvenir shops, tavernas, trendy bars are located in the harbor which becomes a very lively area.