East of the village of Plakias lies its main beach. Its length is one and a half kilometer and it reaches up until the cape Mouri.
The beach is well known and even preferred by nudists mostly at the eastern end, which is surrounded by a tall limestone wall.
The central beach of Plakias is a destination for wind surfing and diving.
It is a fairly organized area, as there are several hotels, organized campings, shops and restaurants that satisfy every need.