In the town of Marmari, visitors will find many small family owned restaurants situated along the port. It is a great place to sit, relax and enjoy the local food and drink. To the north and south of the port are the beaches of Golden Sand, Zastani and Kokini, to mention a few. Visitors can find both organized beaches complete with umbrellas, food and drink service or secluded beaches.
BEACHES OF MARMARI
The area boasts a variety of beach landscapes, from large sandy beaches to small pebbled beaches, surrounded by rocky cliffs and swimmable sea caves. These features make Marmari the perfect place to kitesurf, snorkel, scuba dive.
Petali is a picturesque cluster on nine small isles stretching between Kali Akti (Lafia) and Lefki Akti (Paksimadia). Most of the islands are covered by native trees, wild olive trees, cedars, briars etc. There are also several olive trees, while some of them (mostly on the bigger ones) have been planted with vines.
The picturesque islands can be visited by any type of boat, either small or big. Vasiliko, Skala, Mpaniera, Peukaki, Panagia, and Mantria are some of the exotic bays that are accessible only by the sea and are ready to welcome the summer amateur navigators.