The Agios Petros Beach is a long sandy coast washed by clean and shallow sea. This beach ranks among the most famous and also the most popular beaches of Andros Island; but everyone can find there a bit of space and privacy. The beach is suitable mainly for families with small children and also for non-swimmers and the elderly. The whole area that has developed into a tourist resort can be found about 3 km from the port town of Gavrio. You will find there not only accomodation facilities but also tavernas and little shops. The beach is fully equipped; there are enough deckchairs with umbrellas, showers, and refreshment shops.