It is one of the most famous and cosmopolitan beaches of the Cyclades and is always filled with foreign visitors. It has dark colored sand and crystal clear waters. There are umbrellas and sun beds along the beach. Above it raises the imposing Mesa Vouno (Mountain) where ancient Thera is built. The wide coastal footpath which is closed for vehicles all through the summer, is full of cafes, restaurants and shops. In the settlement there are also many hotels and rooms to let. In the inner streets you will find many more shops, super markets, car rentals, travel agencies etc.