Located in the south-eastern part of the island. A beautiful sandy beach with crystal clear waters. On the beach there are some trees that offer shade at midday. The rocks around the beach create ideal conditions for snorkeling, as well as the small rocky island.
The harbor of Merichas lies on the west side of the island, five miles south of the cape of Kefalos at its northern tip. The main harbor used by the ferry boats, Merichas lies at the SE end of the homonymous bay and offers reasonable protection from the meltemi (the Etesians), which mainly gusts here from the NE.