This beautiful bay and long sweeping Kalafatis beach, the only “Blue Flagged” beach in Mykonos. “The Blue Flag is a voluntary eco-label award that has honoured 3450 beaches in 41 countries around the world. Greece is firmly in second place with the cleanest seas worldwide. All beaches in Greece have unique natural beauty.”
It is well-known hot spot in Mykonos and in Cyclades in general, due to its golden sand and crystal clear Mediterranean waters of dazzling turquoise and azure. Peaceful and away from the fashionable crowds, the beach offers excellent water sports facilities and an amazing array of activities, attracting youngsters, scuba divers and surfers from Greece and all over the world, while recently it has hosted European windsurfing championships and tournaments.
Kalafatis beach has also received the “Blue Flag”, an award for clean and well-organized beaches, for more than 15 years running.