Glyfada Beach Glyfada is located on the coast, and one of the most popular places to go during summertime. This is the place where most of the Greek population goes during the summertime to enjoy the incredible quantity of trendy clubs and bars boarding the town and the coast. Oddly enough, all the big clubs located in the centre of Athens move to Glyfada during the summer months. Around Glyfada you may discover a lot of private beaches as well as some lovely rocky creeks obviously less crowded than the big sandy beaches.turkeyarena.com Location: 16 km south east from the centre of Athens. Description:The seaside resort area offers best marinas and variety of water sports. Glyfada beach is ideal for parents with children.