Ios Beaches

Ios Greece has some of the most spectacular and clean beaches in the Greek Islands. Ios has nearly 75km of beautiful white sandy beaches and turquoise coastlines around the island.

Mylopotas Beach is the most popular beach in Ios, and regularly features in polls as one of the “Top 10 Beaches in Europe”.

In Ios Greece there is a beach to cater for every traveller’s needs – from busy to secluded, windy to calm, soft white sand to pebbles, or action-packed water-sports to pure relaxation.

Ios has 3 Blue Flag beaches – Mylopotas, Manganari and Yialos. The Blue Flag is a voluntary eco-label awarded to approximately 3650 beaches and marinas in 46 countries across Europe, South Africa, Morocco, Tunisia, New Zealand, Brazil, Canada and the Caribbean.

Ios Greece beaches have also been featured in 2 films in the last few years – “The Big Blue (Le grand bleu)” filmed some scenes at Manganari Beach and “Ginger and Cinnamon (Dillo con parole mie)” was filmed at various locations around Ios Greece.

View our Beach pages to read more information about each beach on Ios Greece, beach facilities and how to get there.

This website features our guide to the main must-see beaches in Ios, but there are also many smaller beaches in Ios Greece you can visit by boat for example Papas,Tris Klisies and Pikri Nero.