Agia Markela - Greece, North Aegean, Limnos
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Agia Markela is a stunning beach located on the island of Chios, Greece. The beach is approximately 200 meters long and features fine, golden sand that stretches out to crystal clear waters


Amenities at the beach include bathroom access and sun loungers for rent. Dogs are allowed on the beach, but visitors are expected to clean up after their pets..


Visitors to Agia Markela can enjoy a variety of activities including swimming, sunbathing, snorkeling, and fishing


Agia Markela has limited parking available for visitors. There is a small parking lot adjacent to the beach, but it can fill up quickly during peak season. Visitors may need to park along the nearby road and walk to the beach.

Fun Fact

Fun fact: Agia Markela Beach is named after Saint Markella, a young woman who is venerated as a saint by the Greek Orthodox Church. Legend has it that she was martyred on this beach during the Ottoman occupation of Chios in the 15th century.


While Agia Markela is primarily a beach destination, there are several nearby attractions worth checking out. These include the Kambos region, known for its stunning mansions and citrus orchards, as well as the medieval villages of Mesta and Pyrgi. There are also several hiking trails in the area for visitors who want to explore the island's natural beauty.


There are several restaurants and tavernas near Agia Markela that serve traditional Greek cuisine, including fresh seafood, meze plates, and grilled meats. Visitors can also find a variety of cafes and bakeries in the nearby town of Vrontados.


There are several hotels and accommodations options in the vicinity of Agia Markela, ranging from cozy guesthouses to luxury resorts. The closest options include Agia Markella Studios and Apartments, Maravelias Hotel Apartments, and Erytha Hotel & Resort.


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Sandee Rating: 83/100

Agia Markela provides free parking at the entrance, although spaces are limited. Visitors can also find street parking nearby for easy access to the beach.

No, Agia Markela does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach – please be careful when swimming on this beach.

Agia Markela is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

Agia Markela boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

Agia Markela does not have restrooms on or near the beach.

No, Agia Markela maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

Agia Markela does not have nearby food options – please plan your beach day accordingly.

Agia Markela is renowned for its vibrant beach scene, offering various activities for everyone to enjoy Fishing, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling.

Agia Markela does not have accommodations for people with disabilities.

Yes, bring your dog with you to Agia Markela!

Agia Markela is not generally considered to be good for surfing.