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Great place

Nice beach. Interesring scene the shipwreck. Nice coffee place and amazing food Glyfada. I will go... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
Vagelis T
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Nice beach

This is a beautiful beach with clean waters and the shipwreck definitely adds to the picture. There... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
nassos_kav
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Valtaki beach, Gytheio 232 00, Greece
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All reviews nice beach very nice place nice surprise sandy beach worth a visit swim gythio skala sunbeds smuggling cigarettes water rumor greece sea dunes
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Nice beach. Interesring scene the shipwreck. Nice coffee place and amazing food Glyfada. I will go again

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vagelis T
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful beach with clean waters and the shipwreck definitely adds to the picture. There is also a great beach bar and tavern.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nassos_kav
Reviewed 19 September 2018

You can get to the beach and there's a sandbar so you can walk out to the wreck. Astonishing boat, with a smuggler's history.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CCCCDC
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Nice beach, good for children since the water is very clean and goes down slowly. Scenic view, nice restaurant at the south corner. My favourite beach in Gytheio area.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank maguropanko
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We made a visit to this lovely beach with the intent on seeing this pirate ship, not quite the pirate ship you imagine, however it is rumoured to have been scuttled there on purpose as it had been smuggling cigarettes between Italy and Greece, another...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank fcuktravel
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Pleasant beach, good for a swim, long beach walk and enjoy this shipwreck. Nice landmark in this area. Very pleasant restaurant nearby with sunbeds under the palm trees. Fun for a daytrip.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nicky H
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We came upon the shipwreck on our way back from the beach in Gytheio. We were driving along the coast and you can get out to take a picture from the top of the hill.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ilioskaifangari
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I loved the beach, the water was crystal clear and the family really enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere. Ania and I rode to the beach from Gytheion , a bit of a climb but nothing out of the ordinary. The ship is cool and you can...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank DenisAnna1990
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Never been in a beach before where you could walk and see a shipwreck. Cool to see and take pictures. Although it’s forbidden people swim/snorkle close to the ship, although there’s nothing to find.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sindel72
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We didn't know in advance that the shipwreck was there. It was a nice surprise. It is a quite impressive views both from the cliff when reaching the beach from the south and also from the beach

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JoseG684
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