Perivolos lies between Vlihada and Perissa. Wonderfull endless beach, ideal when north winds are blowing with a litle lighter sand than Perissa (dark grey). Perivolos is the place to have a great time in the well organized beach bars and restaurants. Beach bars are lots of fun, they combine a "day club scene" with swimsuits, beach volley and happenings.
Perivolos beach is easily accessible from Perissa. Buses and cabs can be hired that will take you to the Perivolos beach. Visitors with high energy levels can choose to walk the distance and the walk is indeed invigorating as the surrounding countryside is bewitchingly beautiful.
Perivolos beach in many ways is an extension or continuation of the Perissa and Agios Georgis beaches and there are absolutely no barriers in between the beaches. This is all the more reason to visit the marvelous stretches of Perivolos beach as you are offered with more choice and diversity in terms beach side fun, fiesta and amenities.
The Perivolos beach is also referred to, as The Black Beach due primarily to the fact that its shoreline is strewn with black pebbles which in itself is pretty unique. For visitors who have done the beaches of the Carribean, Australian and Asia Pacific, the black color of the beachfront at Perivolos comes as a breath of fresh air.
Perivolos beach happens to be among the more organized beaches of Santorini, and beach bums are in for a treat in terms of the plethora of exciting water sports facilities that are on offer like windsurfing, scuba diving, jet skiing etc. to name just a few. In fact one can have a whale of a time at this pretty beach of Santorini.