The closest resort to the capital, Azolimnos, lies on the southeast coast of Syros
. It is 6 km away from Ermoupoli
and gets very lively during the summer. There are hotels and apartments to rent, as well as taverns and cafes on the promenade. The beach is small and sandy, with a line of tamarix trees ans some beach facilities like changing cabins, sunbeds and parasols.