How do you usually choose beaches for the summer vacation, sunbathing and swimming?For sure, you look for clean, magnificent, safe, and high-standard places. This year 5 beaches of Odessa and region have been awarded with the Blue Flag – the well-known sign of purity.
«Destinations» shares with you this list of the best beaches.
1. Chernomorska Rivyera Beach
It is located in Fontanka village not far away from Odessa (approximately 20 km). The length of the beach is about 195 m. Entrance is free, but you will have to pay for umbrellas and chaise-longues in case you need them.This is one the most well-equipped beaches in Ukraine with fantastic golden, beautiful and pure sand. While having rest you could also visit here a bar and a café.
2. Lanjeron Beach
You will find this one of the 5 purest beaches of Odessa and region near The Port in the city center of Odessa. Entrance is free. But you have to pay for the beach equipment. A lot of cafes and restaurants work days and nights long. If you get bored, attend dolphinarium «Nemo», which is one of the best in Europe.
3. Cleaton Beach
While staying in Odessa, make a visit to Frantsuz’ky (French) boulevard. There you will find one of the 5 purest beaches of Odessa and region – Cleaton beach. Experts say that local sand and the sea coast are comparable with Mediterranean resorts. Enjoy chaise-longues or even sea beds and taste different cuisines in the local restaurant.
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4. Chernomorsk Сity Beach
This beach got its first Blue Flag award 5 years ago in 2011, and since those times has not lost scores. Here you can spend great time with friends or children, swimming or playing volleyball.
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5. «Dachnik» Hotel’s Beach
If you are fed up with the city noise, consider going somewhere outside. «Dachnik» Hotel’s Beach in Gribovka (30 km from Odessa) is also awarded with the Blue Flag. There you will find nice and quiet scenery as well as great sand.
So, if you are interested in finding excellent places for swimming in Odessa and region, note these 5 purest beaches. Relax and have a great time!