Perissa is a popular summer resort on the South East coast of the island, separated from Kamari by Mesa Vouno mountain. The beach is long and spacious, with black sand and clear deep blue waters. Perissa, as well as the adjacent beaches of Perivolos and Agios Georgios, is well organized with straw umbrellas and colourful sunbeds. Here you can find the best water sports facilities and the most fancy beach bars. Also, there are many tavernas and restaurants, most of them on the beachfront, serving very good Greek and international cuisine. You can stay in very nice accommodation on the beachfront or close to it. This resort is ideal for enjoyable holidays! Info Location: 12 km from Fira, 15 km from airport, 10 km from port. Transportation: Frequent bus service to Fira, boat service to Kamari, taxis, car rentals, motorbike rentals. Beach: Black sandy beach, 6 km long, with clear deep blue waters and three organised beaches one next to each other: Perissa, Perivolos, Agios Georgios Water sports: Scuba diving, water-ski, windsurfing, jet-ski, paddle boat, banana boat, parachute. Sports: Beach volley, horse riding. Dining: Restaurants and tavernas serving Greek and international cuisine, most of them on the seafront. Nightlife: Bars, dancing clubs Shopping: Mini markets, clothing shops, souvenir shops. Sight seeing: Archaeological site of Ancient Thira, Byzantine Church of Agia Irini Traditional festivals: On 29th of August and 14th of September, traditional festivals at Byzantine Church of St. Irene and the Holy Cross. Excursions: Pick up point for many excursions to all important sites of the island. Accommodation: Hotels of all categories, pensions, studios, apartments, many of them located on the sea front or close by.
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The famous resort of Kamari lies on the East side of the island along the beautiful black sandy beach. In Kamari you can find very nice accommodation of any type to suit any taste and budget. It is ideal for comfortable, relaxing vacations. A variety of tavernas, restaurants, coffee shops, clubs and various shops can be found in the vicinity. You may enjoy swimming and relax, or join a diversity of sports, from scuba diving to horse riding. There is something available for everyone. You can have romantic evenings watching the moon rise from the sea, enjoy a delicious dinner at the local restaurants, or experience the active night life, strolling around the cosy open-air bars and clubs. Fira, the picturesque capital village of Santorini, is very close and easily accessible from Kamari. Excitement, relaxation, or both, go along with convenience for guests who choose to stay in Kamari!!! Info Location: 9 km from Fira, 4 km from airport, 11 km from port. Transportation: Frequent local bus service to Fira, regular bus service to Athinios port, boat to Perissa, taxis, car rentals, moped rentals. Beach: Black sandy beach, 2 km long, clear waters, the most organised beach on the island with sun beds, umbrellas, lifeguard. Sports: Tennis club, beach volley, horse riding Water sports: Scuba diving, water-ski, windsurfing, Jet Ski, banana boat. Dining: Restaurants and tavernas serving Greek and international cuisine, also snack bars, coffee shops, most of them on the seafront. Nightlife: Bars, dance clubs,