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GRAMMATA BEACH

The shelter of the sailors

Grammata is a quiet and secluded beach on the North of the island, an ideal place for travelers wishing to enjoy complete freedom under the tamarisk trees along the shore and hiking enthusiasts who are welcome to follow an hourly route from Ano Meria to get to the beach. The beach is sheltered from the north winds and so it was always favored by sailors as revealed by the inscriptions on the rocks

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  • GRAMMATA BEACH

    Grammata is a quiet and secluded beach on the North of the island, an ideal place for travelers wishing to enjoy complete freedom under the tamarisk trees along the shore and hiking enthusiasts who are welcome to follow an hourly route from Ano Meria to get to the beach. The beach is sheltered from the…
  • GRAMMATA

    At this point, sailors used to moor their vessels when the weather did not allow them to continue their journey. During such moments they prayed to the gods either to thank them for being rescued from the bad weather, or to plead to them to safely continue their travels. They used to smoothly carve their…
  • GRIA SPILIA BEACH

    Gria Spilia is a beautiful beach at Apano Meria which is surrounded by a lush landscape, a landscape inspired and created by the American economist John Pearson in his attempt to beautify this barren side of the island. The beach is accessible either by boat from Kini or through a hiking path from the region…
  • MARMARI BEACH

    Marmari is a secluded, sandy and almost private beach in Ano Meria that can be visited only by hiking, private boat or with a boat from Kini. This unorganized beach allows bathers to relax away from the crowds and enjoy hours of complete relaxation.
  • MEGAS LAKOS BEACH

    The beach of Megas Lakos is a pristine beach preserving its purity as it has not followed the tourist development of the island. The beach is accessible by hiking, by private boat or tour boat from Kini. Located in the northwestern part of the island Megas Lakos offers a natural retreat for travelers wishing to enjoy…
  • LIA BEACH

    Lia beach is located in Aetos Bay in the northwestern part of the island and it is accessible by boat from Kini or through a trail that begins from the Kampos region in Apano Meria. It is situated about 50 minutes away from the beach. Lia is available for travelers who wish to enjoy the tranquility of the island, dive in the clear blue waters and relax under the trees overlooking the azure and the rock of Grammata.
  • APANO MERIA

    Apano Meria stretches on the mountainous terrain, where the tranquility and serenity are embracing the scattered farmhouses with the heady scents of fennel, thyme and wild olives. The view is magnificent, as a picture taken from times gone by while the few taverns that come into view here and there invite visitors to travel through…
  • AVLAKI BEACH

    Avlaki is a favorite beach destination for those who enjoy absolute privacy and love hiking as the only way to visit the beach is either by boat from Kini or from a path in Ano Meria in the Northwest of the island.  
  • TERMA THEOU

  • AETOS BEACH

    Aetos is a charming small beach on the Northwest part of Syros that offers an oasis of calm and serenity away from the tourist resorts. It is a natural bay with turquoise waters and golden sand. It can be reached by boat from Kini or on foot either by taking a hiking path from Barbarousa…
  • PLAKOSTRWTO

  • VARVAROUSA BEACH

    Barbarousa beach is located in Aetos Bay, North of Delfini Beach and just 12 km from Hermoupolis. This is a beautiful secluded beach ideal for discerning travelers who seek utmost tranquility when it comes to their daily holiday excursions. The beach is accessible by boat from Kini or for the more adventurous souls through a trail…
  • SYKAMIA BEACH

    Sykamia beach is a very small and difficult to access beach in the area of Kampos. An ideal choice for travelers and hikers who wish to enjoy their swim in a haven of relaxation sheltered from the indiscreet eyes.
  • LYGERO

  • CHALANDRIANI

    Chalandriani is located 9.5 kilometers away from Ermoupolis, on the northeast side of the island and it is one of the most important archaeological sites within the Cyclades as a prehistoric acropolis dating back to the 3rd millennium BC has been discovered in the area after excavations conducted by Christos Tsountas in the late 19th century.
  • KASTRI

    At a distance of about 45 minutes from Chalandriani a prehistoric settlement from the later years of the Early Cycladic period II has been discovered covering an area of 3.5 to 5 acres. In this area the excavations brought to light a graveyard with about 600 tombs as well as ruins of inestimable value that…
  • DELFINI BEACH

    Dolphin beach is located 11 km from the capital of the island, North from the village of Kini and it is an ideal choice for those who want to avoid the winds and enjoy their swim with all comforts available. Bathers can relax on sun loungers under the shade of an umbrella or enjoy unique specialties in the nearby taverns overlooking the enchanting landscape. One can reach the beach by following the road to Kini and then continue on the coastal road or by sea with a private boat.
  • KLISOURA BEACH

    On the north side of the island, is the secluded beach of Klisoura which stands out for its wild beauty and crystal clear waters. The beach can be accessed by sea or via a hiking trail. This is a non-organized beach ideal for adventurous travelers who wish to enjoy a quiet day on the beach,…
  • ALONI

  • PINAKOTI

  • PHERECYDES CAVE

    On the road to Ano Syros and shortly after the rural settlement of Kyperoussa one can find the cave of Pherecydes. To reach the cave he must follow a small dirt road that slowly begins to go downhill leading visitors to a magnificent land nuzzled between the earth, the sky and the blue horizon. That’s where the cave where the theogonist poet and philosopher Pherecydes used to reside during the cold winter months in the 6th century BC.
  • AMMOS

  • VOKAMVILIA APARTMENTS

    200 meters from the beach of Kini, the recently refurbished Vokamvilia apartments offer all modern comforts and facilities for a dreamy stay in the beautiful island of Syros such as air conditioning, fridge, kitchen, TV and washing machine. Guests can relax in the spacious, landscaped grounds while enjoying the views of the fragrant garden. Room…
  • GEORGIA

    The traditional rooms, Georgia, are located in a picturesque area in gorgeous Kini and offer all comforts for a relaxing and restful holiday in the beautiful island of Syros. In the heart of a lush garden, children and adults are invited to enjoy the most dreamy and unforgettable holidays but also to explore the beauties…
  • ALLOU GYALOU

  • DELIVERTIS ROOMS

    Delivertis rooms in picturesque Kini are situated in an idyllic location just opposite of the sunny beach and provide guests with a comfortable stay. The stone and wood details make up a truly special setting for a blissful vacation while the fully equipped rooms allow guests to enjoy their stay with all the necessary comforts. Open from 01/05-31/09 Year built: 2003, Last Renovation: 2010 Room Types 3 Rooms 3 Studio Contact: Manager: MARGARO DELIBERTI Tel.: 22810 71450-22810 80110 Fax: 22810 71450 Mob. : 693 830 5577 Manager e-mail: [email protected] www.delivertisrooms.com
  • DYO TZITZIKIA ST’ ARMYRIKIA

  • AGNES ROOMS SYROS

    Agnes apartments are located in the seaside village of Kini 7 km away from Ermoupoli. A family business that has been operating since 1994 offering to its guests a comfortable and pleasant stay in three traditional rooms, two one room apartments and three apartments with two rooms. All apartments are equipped with modern amenities such as TV, air conditioning, kitchenette, private bathroom as well as laundry and also boast their own balcony and terrace for relaxing moments. Contact:  Contact Person: Agnes Printezi Tel: 2281071352, 2281071398 Mobile: 6932118308 Fax: 2281081033 E-mail:  [email protected] Website: www.agnesrooms-syros.gr
  • KINI BEACH

    Kini beach is situated 10 km away from the island’s capital and is well organized with umbrellas and sunbeds offering bathers all comforts for a relaxing day on the beach. Its privileged elevated position enables guests to enjoy the most spectacular views of the sunset before an exquisite meal at one of the taverns of the village. From Kini, visitors can hire a boat to the secluded beaches of the island and the nearby islets. Kini can be accessed either by a private vehicle or by bus and also by private boat.  
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