Souvala Beach – Loutra Beach
On the north side of Aegina, 10 km from the port, lies the village of Souvala, the second largest port. Mostly a family destination, with a sandy beach and rocky coast, it is ideal for relaxation. When it comes to food, Souvala offers many options, from tavernas and ouzo bars to lounge restaurants for the pickier.
What you might now know is that there used to be hot springs at Souvala beach… At the famous Loutra beach (loutra means baths in Greek) you could swim in warm therapeutic waters. The sulphurous hot-spring was considered ideal for the treatment of rheumatism and arthritis, as well as for dermatological and gynaecological conditions.
Bonus info: The natural springs of Souvala are ranked among Europe’s most famous. Do not miss the beach bar!