Parga rightfully attracts thousands of tourists every summer, not only because of its natural beauties, but also because of its beautiful beaches. Swimmers can enjoy the calm and warm waters, and a wide variety of sea sports or games are also available. The coasts of Parga are probably the best part by the beaches of Ionian Sea. The most popular and most visited beaches are: Valtos, Kryoneri, Piso Kryoneri, Lichnos, Sarakiniko, Ai Giannakis and other steep but also of rare beauty beaches.
Valtos Beach is one of the longest beaches of Parga with a coastline that approaches 3 km. It is located just under the impressive rock on which is built the castle of Parga. Because of its clear and calm waters and its distance from Parga gathers large crowd of beach users. It is covered by sand and pebbles, is quite safe as it is surrounded by the bay of the castle of Parga, and by the bay of Vlacherna, whereas the length of coastline allows the natural renewal of the water without the strong streams. Finally, the visitor can also enjoy a variety of sea sports.
Krioneri Beach is the central beach of Parga and is located within the bounds of the community in a distance only a few meters away from the center and quay. Just a short distance across the bay is the magnificent and picturesque small island of Virgin Mary, which can be accessed by swimming or by sea bike.
Piso Kryoneri Beach
Less cosmopolitan, a quiet beach with sand and little pebbles behind the hill of Agios Athanasios, also easily accessible.
Lichnos Beach is one of the most beautiful beach of Parga and is located in a green and verdant landscape. It is at a distance of 4 km away from Parga. It is surrounded by the green of the mountain and by the olive groves of Parga and in combination with the blue and crystal waters is about one of the most special and adorable beaches of Parga. The visitor can enjoy many sea sports (such as water skiing, sea gliding, diving, fishing, jet skiing, wind surfing).
Ai Giannakis Beach
Ai Giannakis is located 6 km outside the city of Parga, clean water and great natural environment, worth your visit.
Sarakiniko is a sandy beach with small pebles, clean, organized and easily accesible.