There are numerous beaches in the area. From small coves to large sandy beaches with water sports and catering facilities. All the beaches of Agios Nikolaos have gained a good reputation and many of them have been awarded the INTERNATIONAL BLUE FLAG, for maintaining a consistently high standard under the management of the Municipality every single year.
The Blue Flag is a certification by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) that a beach or marina meets its stringent standards.
The definition of a beach with a BLUE FLAG is:
Clear waters, sound environmental and safety policies, good infrastructure and facilities, educational programs.
Blue Flag beach criteria
Safety and services
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