Islands in the Argosaronic Gulf: Small gems scattered over the sea!
Aegina, Agkistri, Spetses, Hydra, Poros, Salamina and the peninsula of Methana form the island complex of the Argosaronic Gulf in southern Greece. Sprinkled over the Argosaronic Gulf and steeped in ancient mythology, these islands are small havens in close proximity to Athens. Visitors here will enjoy natural beauty, historical treasures, unique architecture, and glamorous, yet romantic atmosphere.
Aigina has a rich history, which somehow justifies the archaeological discoveries on the island. With a beautiful, natural landscape and strategically situated in proximity to Athens, Aigina is an ideal place for vacations throughout the year.
Agistri The Island’s four communities (Megalochori – Skala – Limenaria – Metochi) are ideal for wonderful summer holidays and for relaxing, calm weekends.
Spetses famous tourist destination of Greek and foreign tourists has like so many places in Greece maintained their traditional character. Spetses has beautiful beaches with crystal clear waters even next to the harbor in the town of Spetses.
Ydra is also a yachting paradise, as every summer groups of sailing boats moor at the harbour where they are joined by dozens of sensational motorboats and yachts.
The Cyclades are islands to dream about!
Cycladic Islands, the most famous island group in the Aegean Sea will satisfy all types of visitors by offering both stimulating, energetic holidays, or quiet, relaxed vacations. Whether you are vacationing as a family, a group of friends, a couple or alone, you will definitely find your ideal holiday destination among the Cyclades.
The Main Cyclades Islands are: Amorgos, Andros, Delos, Folegandros, Ios, Kea, Kimolos, Kythnos, Milos, Mykonos, Naxos, Paros, Santorini, Serifos, Sikinos, Sifnos, Small Eastern Cyclades Islands (Donousa, Irakleia, Koufonisia and Schinousa),Syros, and Tinos.
Dodecanese offer treasured memories!
The island complex of Dodecanese in south-eastern Aegean is the sunniest corner in Greece. Twelve large islands and numerous smaller ones with crystal clear waters, sandy or pebbly beaches, important archaeological finds, imposing Byzantine and medieval monuments and unique traditional settlements are waiting to be discovered. If you are desperately seeking to discover lesser-known, unspoiled destinations visit Leros or Pserimos. But there is always Rhodes and Kos, larger and more cosmopolitan islands waiting to offer you wonderful treasured memories. Just take your pick!
Astypalaia, Chalki, Kalimnos, Karpathos, Kastelorizo, Kassos, Kos, Leros, Lipsi, Patmos, Nissiros, Rhodes and the smaller Dodecanese islands of Agathonisi, Arki, Marathi and and Telendos.
Ionian Islands, unparalleled natural beauty…
The Ionian Islands are located in the Ionian Sea, off the west coast of Greece and are composed of Corfu, Kefalonia, Zakynthos, Lefkada, Ithaca, Paxos and Kythira. The islands are well known for their beautiful sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, charming villages and stunning scenic countryside which is verdant and flourishing with greenery and nature. Each Ionian island has a distinct character and between them they offer everything you could wish for from a Greek Island holiday.
- Corfu: Venetian fortresses, beautiful churches, fine museums and appealing architecture.
- Antipaxi: Some of the Ionian’s best swimming and snorkelling is available at the exquisite beaches of Paxí’s little sister.
- Lefkas: The archipelago’s finest beaches run from Áï Nikítas down to Pórto Katsíki.
- Cephalonia: See dappled sunlight on the water amid rock formations on a boat trip inside this once-enclosed underwater cave.
- Ithaca: Relive the myths on Odysseus’s island.
- Zante: The most famous landmark of the island is Navagio beach.
- Kithira: According to Hesiod’s myth Aphrodite was born in the sea of Kithira! Located between Peloponnese and Crete, waiting to be discovered.
Sporades: a uniquely alternative destination
The Sporades Islands attract a lot of visitors every year from all over the world. Here the holiday makers can enjoy the crystal clear green blue sea waters of the Aegean, with fantastic sea caves, and the bright Aegean sunlight.
The Sporades consist of the Islands of Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos and Skyros. They are all islands with a lot of green scenery that combine in harmony with the blue-green of the sea and the gorgeous blue skies.
Skopelos is a traditional island with clear waters and sandy beaches, and is a very green and beautiful island, providing a very peaceful setting for your relaxing holidays in the Aegean Sea.
The island of Skiathos, located to the west of the Sporades is an island that is very popular with visitors. With ferry connections to the region of the Pelion peninsula, it is easily accessible for those who are on the mainland.
On Skyros you can bask on some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece! Crystal clear waters, golden sandy beaches and stunning landscapes dominated by pine trees reaching the shore make up breathtaking scenery, ideal for blissful moments of relaxation.
Alonissos, is blessed with rugged natural landscapes, and surrounded by small islands scattered around the archipelagos. Alónissos will offer you unforgettable moments of peace and serenity…