The beach of Chryssopege is in fact the rocky coast in front of the peninsula with the homonymous monastery. It is situated at the southern coast of the island, between Faros and Platys Gialos, at a distance of 8 kilometers southeastern to Apollonia.
Accommodation and other facilities are available in the area around. Chrysopege is a place for daring and expert swimmers; the conventional swimmers will not find any facilities there.
In case of emergence you should address to the corresponding services of the capital Apollonia, some 8 kilometers northwestern to the beach.
Access to the beach from Kamares or from Apollonia is possible only by private means (car and motorbikes).
The tiny, only 50 meters long, pebbly beach of Saoures is situated at the southern coast of the island, within the small cove formed by the peninsula of Chryssopege, at a distance of 8 kilometers southeastern to Apollonia.
Accommodation and food and drink facilities are available in the area around.
The beach is pretty quiet and suitable for swimming in a relaxing atmosphere.
For any problem the corresponding services of Apollonia, 8 kilometers far from the beach to the northwest, are available for you.
Access to the beach from the port of Kamares or from Apollonia is possible by private means (car and motorbikes). You will park your car in front of the church and walk for 5 minutes, following the footpath at your right, which will get you to this remote beach.
The long sandy beach of Platys Gialos (“the large beach” in Greek) is situated in front of the homonymous cove of the southeastern coast of the island. It is the biggest beach of the island and one of the bigger of Cyclades. It is situated at a distance of some 9 kilometers southern to Apollonia and it is very popular; as a result in summer it is usually crowded and noisy.
The beach offers many alternatives for accommodation and there are a lot of restaurants, taverns at the sea front, cafés and bars and other facilities for tourists. It is a well organized beach with facilities for swimming and sunbathing (sun beds, umbrellas).
For any problem, the corresponding services of Apollonia (9 kilometers northern to Platys Gialos) are available for you.
Access from Kamares and from Apollonia is possible by public buses, running regularly, by taxi and by private means (car and motorbikes).