Perivilos Beach is a famous location for family travel and the most cosmopolitan and lively beach resort in Santorini that hums with activity. Located on the south east coast of the island, 3 kilometers away from Perissa, it is easily accessible by bus or rental car. It lies between Perissa Beach and Agios Georgios Beach, that all together, in actual fact, form one pretty long beach and you can go on foot from one to the other.
The beach has got deep sparkling waters and is covered in black lava sand, which is typical in Santorini beaches. It is a long, well-organized beach with a plethora of facilities. There is a whole bunch of comfortable sun lounges with umbrellas, lifeguards, showers, beach volleyball courts and many water sport options, such as jet skiing, windsurfing and scuba diving. Beach volleyball tournaments, which are often organized, are very popular among the youth. Here you will find the most beach bars of the island playing loud dance music all day long. Every day is a huge party at Perivolos Beach with DJ guest appearances, performers and many special events. Some of the beach bars provide swimming pools where you can relax while you enjoy your favorite cocktail. All the above make Perivolos a big attraction, mainly for young people.
All in all, Perivolos Beach is a combination of nightlife, entertainment and relaxation, ideal for everybody, as besides the vibrancy at the bars there are some peaceful spots where you can find the desirable serenity. Finally, you can merrily pass your day at lovely cafes, restaurants and traditional taverns you will find on every side.