OverviewThe City today
Vouliagmeni is the only really green suburb that is situated at the
beaches of Saronikos
Surrounded by hills that are full of pine trees and end to exquisite, sandy seashores
and the clear blue sea, it is a source of life and recreation for its citizens
The main goal of the Municipal Authority is the protection of the
natural beauty and the green areas of Vouliagmeni, so that its unique physiognomy
and excellent environment can be preserved. With the help of a systematic planning
the city is constantly enriched with parks, beautiful orchards, functional playgrounds,
pedestrian zones and contemporary infrastructures.
In the general framework of the undertaking of the Olympic Games and
in view of its natural milieu and the suitability of its infrastructures, Vouliagmeni
has been chosen to host two Olympic Games, the Triathlon and the Cycling - Individual
They begin at the sandy shores of Aghios Nikolaos of Pallon, they
continue towards the Megalo Kavouri, around the Lemos
and the bay of central Vouliagmeni, and end to the Limanakia, the small gulfs
at the other side of the lake, at the timeless landscape of Attica, the Faskomilia
The beaches of Vouliagmeni are quite clear, and because of this they
have been awarded with the blue flag of the F.E.E.E. (Foundation for the Environmental
Education in Europe).
Vouliagmeni in numbers
The total area of the city is 75.000 km2. The ground elevation begins
at 0-114 m from sea surface. In the winter the citizens who live permanently in
the city are 4.000, while during the summer their number grows significantly.
Today, the Municipal Authority provides fully organized services for
all its departments, together with fully organized and equipped Municipal Police
and Fire Security Departments.
In Vouliagmeni operate many modern and luxurious hotel units, organized
beaches, restaurants, traditional taverns, cafeterias, and a small but complete
mall with shops that sell many needful objects. Also, there are unlimited opportunities
for all types of sea sports and activities, through specialized schools that operate
in hotels or in the grounds of the Nautical Clubs of the area, many tennis courts,
and a Municipal Athletic Centre that contains a modern gym, soccer field and several
basketball and volleyball courts.
Finally, Vouliagmeni offers a docking Marina at Lemos area, of international
standards and with every comfort for the mooring of all types of recreational