The Elia Beach Mandraki is located in the northern part of Skiathos is approximately 15 km from the town of Skiathos. A really Captivating location.
This is a very beautiful area green and beautiful beaches. One of them is the beach of Elia. One of most beautiful beaches of Skiathos.
The region Mandraki is located after the beach of Agia Eleni.
One can arrive by car and with paths that start from Koukounaries area (about 1500 m ) through beautiful green route.
Here we find 3 beautiful beaches. First is the port of Xerxes or Mandraki.
It is said that from there started by Xerxes to Artemisium. After we meet Olive bay and the hook.
The landscape on this side of the island is changing as we go to the North of the island becomes more wild and imposing.
To reach road must cross a beautiful pinewood with sandy soil (wants attention to move especially if it rains).
If you use two-wheel you can get to the beach with its characteristic tall dunes.
Stop: Bus 21 (and walking around 1500metra one way, 3 km return)