The beach of Agios Georgios is situated southern to the town of Naxos (Chora), at a short distance from it. It is the most popular beach of the island.
Many alternatives for accommodation are available in the area around the beach and in the nearby Chora. Eating is also easy; there are a lot of sea front taverns and cafés with a nice view of the sea and the island of Paros in the distance.
The excellent organization develops in the best way the huge long beach with the golden sand and shallow, warm sea. Well protected from the northern winds, the beach is ideal for families with small children. However, it is also nice for young people and for the fans of sea sports, who will find here full facilities for swimming, sunbathing, games and sports. When the wind is strong, the open sea, mainly at the southern end of the beach, is ideal for windsurfing. Sport centers for training in windsurfing and rental of the necessary equipment are also available.
Due to these pros the beach is very popular and always crowded; in August the beach gets solid with people. Thus, it is not the best choice for those preferring more space and solitary swimming, but you should not miss to come here al least once, before starting wandering around the other beautiful beaches of the island.
In case of emergence you should address to the relative services of Chora.
Access to the beach from the town of Naxos is very easy. You can use the public buses, running frequently, a taxi, or private means; in this case you may park your vehicle very close to the beach. If you stay in Chora you may also reach the beach on foot.