Santa Maria beach is located close to Naoussa village. It is a long, sandy beach with crystal clear water overlooking the neighbour island Naxos. Many young people love the beach for its activities like windsurfing, waterskiing and scuba diving. The beach also offers beach bars, restaurants, tavernas and has in general a nice cosmopolitan vibe. It is an organized beach with sunbeds, umbrellas and watersport facilities.