Agios Nikolaos is a beautiful, sandy beach in a small and picturesque bay on the northeast coast of Symi, between Pedi and Marathounta. It is one of the most popular beaches on the island, therefore one of the busiest. The landmark of the beach is the small church of Agios Nikolaos, located right on its edge. The beach is organized with a tavern and beach bar. Umbrellas and sunbeds are available for to rent, however many visitors choose the natural shade offered by the tamarisk trees located just above. The sea with its shallow, crystal clear, turquoise waters is safe for kids, so perfect for families.
The beach can be reached from Pedi, either on foot or by boat. The path is marked by painted red circles over the rocks and the hike lasts '20 minutes. It's much easier to take a boat from Pedi. Boats run regularly routes and the journey lasts 5 minutes. Alternatively, it be reached by taxi boat from the harbour of Symi, Gialos in '20 minutes.
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