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Lardos Beach, Rhodes

The beautiful sandy beaches of Lardos are known as some of the best beaches on the island. You will find crystal clear waters here - it is a Blue Flag awarded beach, situated on southern end of Pefkos bay.

Amenities & things to do at Lardos Beach beach:
Not available

Snorke-
ling
Not available

Scuba
Watersports available

Water sports
Canoeing available

Canoes
Canteens or restaurants available

Food
Suitable for kids

For kids
Showers available

Showers
Beach loungers available

Beach loungers
Lavatories available

WC
Parking available

Parking

The beach It is about 3 km from the village of Lardos, a typical Greek village with warm open people and good food. It is on the south-east side of the island, within easy reach of Lindos village. There are many tavernas along the beach where you can get a chilled drink or a quick snack while you soak up the sun.

Alternatively, there are a wide range of water sports to choose from, and even a go-kart track for fast, but safe, fun for the whole family.

You will find all sorts of accommodation facilities along the beach. The waters here are shallow, so it is also well suitable for younger children.

Lardos beach is great for a quite and relaxing day under the sun.

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Lardos Beach © Rhodes Guide / RhodesGuide.com

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