Located on Kalamaki Peninsula, the beach is narrow and sandy with a selection of water sports available.
The resort of Kanapitsa is an attractive area located on Kalamaki Peninsula. The beach is narrow and sandy with a selection of water sports available, and just one taverna & beach bar for day & evening entertainment. Skiathos Town can be reached by boat taxi which runs at regular intervals during the day.
Who goes to Kanapitsa?
Those wishing to relax.
- Sandy Beach
- Relaxed Resort
Things To Do
Popular activities during holidays in Kanapitsa include:
Kanapitsa Holidays - Excursions
Sunset Cruise: Admire the stunning scenery and sail across the clear waters of the Aegean Sea and stroll through the local village. Dine at a traditional Greek taverna & stargaze whilst sailing back to port.
Secret Skiathos: The only way to sail around the island in a day and uncover the true mix of beaches and stunning scenery. Why not swim at the famous Lalaria beach, which is one of a few swim stop during the day. Step back in time on visit the old capital Kastro. Remember shhhhhhhhhh its a secret.
Aegean Blue: Visit the two neighbouring islands of Skopelos & Alonissos in one day. Go back in time with a guided walk though the narrow streets of Skopelos or relax in a local café and watch the world go by. See the island where Mama Mia was filmed and be your very own Dancing Queen.
VIP Catamaran Experience: For an all inclusive day out relax, soak up the sun and be a VIP for the day. Sailing towards the crystal clear waters of Panormos Bay.
Snorkeling Safari: Discover the underwater world and try to find nemo, in the clear waters surrounding Skiathos. This day will provide you with unforgettable encounters with the underwater world.
Walkabout: Join your reps to meander the small cobble streets of Skiathos town, with a guided tour on some of the hidden treasures and stories and myths behind the town. The first drink is on your rep.
Make your holidays extra special by booking some of our great excursions, places are limited so reserve your place at your Welcome Meeting or contact your holiday representative to avoid disappointment.
Things To See
Fish market and Old port of Skiathos Town: The 'Bourtzi' is situated here. It is a tiny peninsula in the harbour which used to be a Venetians citadel with remains of the 13th century wall and canons.
Monastery of Evangelistria: has some amazing surroundings and is open for the public to visit. Evangelistra also has a small museum with various objects from its history. There is a bus that links the monastery and Chora several times a day.
The medieval capital Kastro: reached by one of the boat trips around the island, or by driving almost all the way and then walking. Don't miss the Church of Christ and the old houses.
Alexandros Papadiamantis Museum: It is the house in which Alexandros Papadiamantis, one of the most important Greek authors of the past century, used to live. The 1st floor is preserved as the house of Alexandros Papadiamantis with its original furniture and objects of the time, whereas the ground floor is functioning as an exhibition room.