Παραλία Χρυσή Άμμος

Chrysi Ammos beach or else The Golden Sand

In the west part of Andros, between the port of Gavrio and the cosmopolitan Batsi, we find one of the most beautiful and popular beaches of the island, Chrysi Ammos beach. It is one of the first organized beaches of Andros, attracting dozens of tourists on a daily basis.

Why visit Chrysi Ammos?

The distinctive golden color with the slimy powdery sand that gave its name to the beach, in combination with the magnificent blue-green waters, this beach has an unprecedented glamor. Moreover, another reason that makes Chrysi Ammos beach so attractive is the ease of approach, as it is on the main road that leads to Chora, while the port of Gavrio is 2 kilometers away. Moreover it is close to the enormous beach of Agios Petros which is also gets a lot popularity especially in recent years.

Music – Water Sports

The presence of the beach bars as well as the offer of many water sports makes Chrisi Ammos Beach high on the preferences of the young tourists. Also, the existence of the canteen and the easy access to the sand makes it particularly popular for family excursions too. From the available water sports you can rent a windsurf board, canoeing, water bikes and skiing. A diving school also operates on the beach.

Chrysi Ammos: A bustling beach

The turquoise color of the waters as well as its fine sand (the beach is known to the locals and as Psili Ammos) do not leave anyone unmoved. An important advantage of Chrysi Ammos beach it is its location. The natural protection of the bay, makes it almost unaffected by the Augustine meltemia (August winds) that often blowing in the Aegean Sea. As a result of this, Chrysi Ammos beach is particularly popular during the Summer season and due to its short length it is almost always full by Greeks and foreigners.

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Gavrio, Andros