Mykonos, Aegean, Greece

Kalafati Beach

Kalafati Beach is a picturesque beach located on the southeastern coast of Mykonos, Greece. It is known for its tranquil atmosphere, crystal-clear turquoise waters, and soft golden sand. The beach is situated in a bay surrounded by rugged cliffs and lush green hills, creating a serene environment perfect for relaxation and sunbathing. The beach offers a range of facilities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience for visitors. There are sun loungers and umbrellas available for rent, allowing visitors to soak up the sun in comfort. Additionally, there are showers and changing rooms for convenience. The beach is also equipped with a contraption to assist people in wheelchairs to get into and out of the water, making it accessible for all. Kalafati Beach is a haven for water sports enthusiasts. The calm and clear waters make it ideal for activities such as windsurfing, paddleboarding, and jet skiing. However, visitors should be aware that the sea can be quite deep, making it particularly suitable for swimming. Along the beach, visitors will find a selection of charming tavernas and beach bars. They offer a variety of delicious Greek cuisine, refreshing drinks, and cocktails. Visitors can enjoy a leisurely meal or sip a cocktail while taking in the breathtaking views of the beach and the Aegean Sea. Kalafati Beach is a family-friendly destination, providing a safe and clean environment for children to play and swim. The shallow waters near the shore are ideal for kids to splash around and have fun. However, some areas of the sea have many rocks, which some visitors might find appealing. Unlike some of the more bustling beaches on the island, Kalafati Beach offers a more relaxed and peaceful atmosphere. It is a great spot to escape the crowds and enjoy a quieter day at the beach. The beach is long, offering plenty of space for visitors to spread out their towels and find a spot in the natural shade provided by the many big trees. Parking at Kalafati Beach is fairly adequate, with many spaces available around the beach. There is also a bus station right across the beach, providing easy access for those using public transportation. However, the beach can get crowded when buses bring tourists from cruises. Despite this, the beach is generally not overly populated, especially in mid-June when it is mostly frequented by locals rather than tourists.

What to do at Kalafati Beach?


Kalafati Beach amenities include parking, shower and loungers.


You can enjoy a refreshing drink at one of the bars situated on the beach.


You can enjoy one of the restaurants at the beach while soaking up the sun.

Visitor Reviews

Visitor reviews highlight the natural beauty and tranquility of the beach, with its crystal-clear waters, golden sand, and large trees providing natural shade. The beach is also appreciated for its accessibility, including facilities for wheelchair users and ample parking. However, some visitors complain about the noise from the nearby street, the cleanliness of the sand, and the presence of rocks in the sea.

Where is Kalafati Beach?

Latitude: 37.4409572 / Longitude: 25.4210616

Kalafati Beach is located in Mykonos. The following map of Kalafati Beach shows the exact location.

Where to Stay near Kalafati Beach?

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