Indeed, so superior are their beaches, so emerald their waters, so delicious their cuisines and so warm their people that they has become a byword for paradise for thousands of travelers!
The island of Corfu is one of the most famous and beautiful islands of the Ionian Sea in Greece, known worldwide for its natural beauty - exotic beaches, turquoise waters, olive and orange groves and green forests and rich history dating back to the ancient times. Kerkyra, as the Greeks call the island fascinates with its Venetian aura, nesting in picturesque villages and narrow lanes. But Corfu has more to it. The bustling Spianada Square, the charming Old Town and the majestic Achilleion Palace are just a few must sees of the island. Today the royalty share the island with the rich and famous. So, don’t be surprised if you come face to face with a world celebrity on Corfu!
The largest Greek island of Crete with an exquisite 1,000 kilometer-long coastline features the crystal-clear sea, majestic snow-dabbed mountains, ancient towns and unique museums, spectacular caves and ravines, mild climate, beautiful beaches, modern hotels, charming villages, strong traditions, warm hospitality and excellent organic cuisine. This diverse island will satisfy the most discerning traveller: gourmets will delight in the healthy Cretan diet; nature lovers can hike to Mount Juktas and the Cave where Zeus was born and trek to the Samaria Gorge; culture & museum fans will be pleased with numerous Cretan museums (the Archaeological Museum – one of the best in the world!) and famous archaeological sites, e.g. Knossos Palace; beach lovers will indulge themselves in relaxing on exclusive beaches such as Balos, Vai, Falassarna.
Kos, one of the Dodecanese islands, has stunning nature, marvelous sights and excellent beaches - its coastline stretches for over 290 km. But the island has much more to it. It will give you the tranquility and energy you need. Everyone will find something to his liking here. Don’t miss the famous Asklepion, the Castle of the Knights and Aspri Petra Cave offering stunning views of the island. Clubbing fans can get their fair share of entertainments in Kardamena. Besides, Kos is a great starting point for island hopping – go on a trip to Patmos, Leros, Simi and many other islands.
Being one of the most beautiful islands in the world and housing some UNESCO sites, Rhodes fascinates numerous Greek and foreign travelers with its pristine nature, impressive buildings, picturesque squares, unique architecture, Christian and Muslim monuments, charming parks and marvelous streets.
Rhodes is the largest island of the Dodecanese archipelago and the fourth largest island in Greece after Crete, Evia and Lesvos. Rhodes is located about 350 km southeast of Athens and 18 kilometers southwest of Turkey. The atmospheric town of Rhodes with the spectacular Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, being the bridge between past and present, manages to combine medieval traditions and its glorious past with the hectic rhythm of modern life. To the south of it is the lovely town of Lindos with cute white houses built on a hill.
Thassos is the greenest island of the northern Aegean Sea. It’s located just 12 km from the coast of Kavala.
The rich vegetation of the island with lush valleys, olive groves, pines, firs, dogwoods, cedars and centuries-old sycamore trees makes the island a true paradise. The coastline of 115 km is characterized by beautiful white sand beaches and crystal clear waters.
The emerald color that dominates in the landscapes of Thassos, scenic waterfalls and cliffs, where pure white marble is produced, enchant travelers with their beauty. Go mountaineering and scuba diving, visit quintessential atmospheric villages of Theologos and Mikro & Megalo Kazaviti, swim in the natural pool of Giola Lagoon and explore the archaeological treasures of the island.
The island of Zakynthos, also known as Zante is a bright pearl in the crown of Greek islands. This picturesque island with numerous stunning beaches, loggerhead turtles Caretta-Caretta, amazingly turquoise color of waters, Venetian mansions and Navagio Bay with the famous shipwreck – the symbol of the island attracts thousands of tourists every year. When on Zakynthos, make sure to listen to Zakynthos Kantades, check out the Blue Caves and Cameo Island with a great beach bar and admire the exhibits of the island’s museums.