Voula, a Beach Open with Upgraded Services

Voula beach near Athens. (Photo by Eurokinissi/Yorgos Kontarinis)

ATHENS – The First Beach of Voula (Voula A) on the Attica coast is open with upgraded services and fully organized, an announcement said on Wednesday.

The entrance fee is 5 euros from Monday to Friday and 6 euros on the weekends. Children and the elderly will pay a specially discounted 3.5-euro fee while children under 6 years of age are admitted for free.

New facilities include 220 umbrellas and chaise-longues, and experienced life guards will be on site.

The beach is located 18 km from downtown Athens (on 4 Alkyonidon Street in Voula) and offers free parking for the visitors. The Voula tramline (Asklipio Voulas stop) and bus stops are also located near the main gate.

For more information, call 210-8954593. The single-page site repeats the above info (www.thalassea.gr)