Perissa – Black Beach … and much more to explore

Perissa and its Black Beach is located on the quiet south coast of Santorini. Far from the bustling crowds of the island’s more famous destinations, Perissa offers a peaceful retreat to relax within breathtaking natural beauty.


Imagine waking up to the gentle sound of waves lapping against the shore. The golden rays of the sun filtering through your window, promising another day of blissful relaxation. This is the essence of Perissa – a place where time seems to slow down, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the beauty of the moment.


One of the highlights of Perissa is its stunning Black Beach, a striking contrast to the whitewashed buildings that dot the landscape. This unique beach stretches for kilometers along the coast making it the perfect setting for long walks, sunbathing or simply enjoying the breathtaking beauty of the Aegean Sea.

For those seeking a bit more adventure once in a while, Perissa offers a variety of water sports activities. For instance snorkeling and scuba diving, paddleboarding and kayaking. Explore hidden coves, swim in crystal-clear waters, and discover the marine life that calls this part of the world home.

Maybe the most endearing aspect of Perissa is its people. Warm, welcoming, and in fact always ready with a joke or a smile. The locals make you feel like family instantly from the moment you set a foot on their sandy shores. Whether you’re sharing stories over a plate of souvlaki or learning to dance the Zorba with newfound friends: you’ll leave Perissa with memories that will last a lifetime.

But Perissa isn’t just about sun, Black Beach and the people! It also has a cultural heritage waiting to be explored. Take a stroll through the charming streets of the village, where traditional whitewashed houses with colourful bougainvilleas line the alleys. Visit local tavernas and cafes, try delicious Greek cuisine and experience the warmth and hospitality of the locals.


You shouldn’t forget the breathtaking natural wonders that surround Perissa. What about a hiking tour to the ancient ruins of Thera, perched high on the cliffs overlooking the village and marvel at the stunning panoramic views of the island and the sea beyond? Maybe take a boat tour to the nearby volcanic islands and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the caldera landscape.


But perhaps the most magical thing about Perissa is its ability to calm the soul and rejuvenate the spirit. Whether you’re lounging on the beach, exploring ancient ruins, or simply enjoying a delicious meal with loved ones… Perissa invites you to slow down, relax, and embrace the beauty of the present moment.

So if you’re in need of a little peace and sun-drenched happiness, look no further than Perissa. With its stunning natural beauty, rich cultural heritage, and welcoming atmosphere, it’s the perfect destination for those seeking a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Come and discover the magic of Perissa for yourself – you won’t be disappointed.