Vourvolos beach is located 7 km from Fira, at the northeastern side of Santorini. This sandy beach is ideal for relaxation and water is almost turquoise blue. Vourvoulos beach is among the lesser known beaches of Santorini totally isolated providing relaxation and privacy. You can also the visit the village of Karterados, a charming area with beautiful buildings. Unfortunately Vourvoulos beach is not well maintained and the beach is full of garbage and trash. Also, it is a fact that the sea breeze here is very blustery which makes sun bathing at the beach to be a dangerous proposition. The waves too are huge and it is always advisable to be at a safe distance from the shoreline. Vourvoulos beach is ideal for one who wants to spend quiet holidays.