Photo of Megas Gialos beach with brown sand surface © Rod Whiteley Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach with turquoise pure water surface © jim ninikas Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach with small multi bays © Nick Petropoulos Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach with very clean level of cleanliness © Nick Petropoulos Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach amenities area © Panagiotis Zafeiroulis Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach and the settlement © Barbara Iandolo Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach with brown sand surface © Rod Whiteley Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach with turquoise pure water surface © jim ninikas Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach with small multi bays © Nick Petropoulos Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach with very clean level of cleanliness © Nick Petropoulos Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach amenities area © Panagiotis Zafeiroulis Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach and the settlement © Barbara Iandolo Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach and its beautiful scenery © Panagiotis Zafeiroulis Google
Photo of Megas Gialos beach backed by cliffs © Nik G Google
Megas Gialos photo #8 © Πετρος Συριγος Google
Megas Gialos photo #9 © ArisMad Google

Megas Gialos beach

Megas Gialos

Megas Yialos-Nites, Greece
Located within the settlement
Ampela 0.3 km
Map of beach
Restaurant Ampéla
8.6 - Excellent 50m
Restaurant Fuego
7.8 - Very good 70m
Restaurant The Talaras
9 - Excellent 490m
Restaurant byraki
9.2 - Excellent 950m
Restaurant Kyberneío
9.4 - Excellent 1.8km
Restaurant Mélydron
9.4 - Excellent 1.9km
Restaurant Le Perroquet Tranquille
9.4 - Excellent 2.2km
Restaurant Fetouri S.A.
7.8 - Very good 2.4km
Restaurant Gia Fagaki stou Fetouri
4 - Frustrating 2.4km

About

Megas Gialos beach is located on the Aegean Sea (part of Mediterranean Sea) and it is in the 111th place out of 1022 beaches in the South Aegean region 7.9 km away from its center, the city of Ermoupoli. It is one of the beaches of Ampela settlement, just 0.3 km from its center. The beach is located in an urban area with very picturesque views, among the mountains. It is partially covered by trees which give natural shade.

It is a small several bays coastline with crystal turquoise water and brown sand, so you don't need special shoes. The entrance to the water is very smooth. This beach is suitable for different categories of people, lonely travellers, relaxation getaway lovers etc. It is partially crowded during the high season.

Megas Gialos beach coast is free for all. This beach has the following amenities, loungers and umbrellas, beach restaurant, toilets. .

In addition to swimming and sunbathing, you can also take part in other activities.

This beach is easily accessible, it is located very close to road. Parking is located directly on the beach.

10 more beaches are also available within a 5 km radius. The best one is Agathopes beach, which has a rating of 7.8.

Megas Gialos beach is located in South Aegean within Ampela, which makes it easily accessible and therefore popular among travelers. In the high season this may cause some discomfort, due to the large influx of tourists.

The beach stretches on the coast of the Syros island, within the boundaries of the settlement, it is not difficult to get to it. If your stay is located not far from the beach, you can reach it by walking. In this case you will not be tied to finding parking or to the schedule of public transport. If you are traveling by car just use your navigator. In any case, do not forget about the availability of public transport and taxis.

Weather

history
+27 o C +23 o C
Air temperature
7.4 M/S
Wind
+23 o C
Water temperature
0.9 M
Wave height

Ampela, Aegean, South Aegean

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Located within the settlement
Ampela 0.3 km
Map of beach
Restaurant Ampéla
8.6 - Excellent 50m
Restaurant Fuego
7.8 - Very good 70m
Restaurant The Talaras
9 - Excellent 490m
Restaurant byraki
9.2 - Excellent 950m
Restaurant Kyberneío
9.4 - Excellent 1.8km
Restaurant Mélydron
9.4 - Excellent 1.9km
Restaurant Le Perroquet Tranquille
9.4 - Excellent 2.2km
Restaurant Fetouri S.A.
7.8 - Very good 2.4km
Restaurant Gia Fagaki stou Fetouri
4 - Frustrating 2.4km
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12 accomodations nearby
3km from the beach
10 Exceptional
Lankada  •  3.2km   from center
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3.6km from the beach
9.6 Exceptional
Lankada  •  3.9km   from center
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4.1km from the beach
9.5 Exceptional

Sea View Studios

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Lankada  •  4km   from center
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5km from the beach
9.5 Exceptional

Korali apartments

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Lankada  •  5km   from center
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Lankada  •  5.2km   from center
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Peter & Tony Rooms

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Lankada  •  5.3km   from center
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George

Guesthouse/Bed And Breakfast
Located at nearest locality
Ampela  •  5.4km   from center
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Antonia

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Area

Average rating of nearest beaches is 7 (Good)

Megas Gialos beach is located in South Aegean within Ampela, which makes it easily accessible and therefore popular among travelers. In the high season this may cause some discomfort, due to the large influx of tourists.

The beach stretches on the coast of the Syros island, within the boundaries of the settlement, it is not difficult to get to it. If your stay is located not far from the beach, you can reach it by walking. In this case you will not be tied to finding parking or to the schedule of public transport. If you are traveling by car just use your navigator. In any case, do not forget about the availability of public transport and taxis.

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Nearest Beaches

Komito beach
2.3km
Komito beach
6.9 Good
Fetouri beach
2.4km
Fetouri beach
6.7 Good
Agathopes beach
2.6km
Agathopes beach
7.8 Very good
Voulgari beach
2.6km
Voulgari beach
6.7 Good
Paralia Achladi
3km
Paralia Achladi
7.6 Very good
Paralia Finikas
3.1km
Paralia Finikas
6.8 Good
Paralia Varis
3.5km
Paralia Varis
7.8 Very good
Paralia Kokkina
3.8km
Paralia Kokkina
6 Pleasant

Localities

Ampela  •  310m
Ermoupoli  •  7.9km

Transport

JSY  •  6.2km
Southern Bus Station, Mykonos  •  37.8km
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Travelers reviews

Average Reviews rating

8.5 Excellent

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Average Reviews rating

8.5 Excellent
NK
Niko Katsaros
User status Novice Beachgoer
8 Very good

This beach boasts a stunning sandy shoreline, sheltered from the north wind, making it tranquil even when other beaches are not. The water gradually deepens, making it shallow for a good distance. You can drive right up to it and park close by.

1 year ago
LK
Lena Kirovich
User status Novice Beachgoer
10 Exceptional

The two beaches, one of which is organized, have clean water, making them ideal for children.

1 year ago
LM
Lena Myra
User status Beach Practitioner
10 Exceptional

The beach was pristine and tranquil, with crystal-clear waters. It was truly bewitching, with a sense of serenity emanating from the sea.

1 year ago
NT
Nolan Thorne
User status Novice Beachgoer
10 Exceptional

We arrived here before the busy season, so it's very peaceful and relaxed - perfect for us. The water is crystal clear and pleasantly warm. The locals are very hospitable and friendly. I'm really enjoying it here.

1 year ago
JR
J Rivers
User status Novice Beachgoer
10 Exceptional

This beach is truly remarkable and extraordinary.

1 year ago