The village of Alykanas is located one kilometer away from Alykes . The village is considerably larger than its neighbor Alykes and has many restaurants, taverns serving local cuisine, bars and souvenir shops. The beach is an extension from Alykes with its golden sand and clear blue sea; also there are water sports for the more adventurous tourist. The characteristics mentioned make Alykanas an ideal retreat for families and couples. Alykanas is also known, for the fishing area, where local fishermen visit all year round. The beach is well organized with sun beds. For the history, Alykanas beach has been praised with blue flag award.