Cosmopolitan or secluded, all islands provide the valuable relaxation you need in your holiday. As every destination has its own beauty and culture, there is a suitable place for everyone in Greece! Discover our Greek islands guide to more than 80 popular destinations around the country. The destinations we propose are divided in islands group. Every guide offers many photos and information about things to see and do, activities, restaurants, hotels, maps and more. You can also view our list with all islands we reccommend in Greece.
The Cyclades islands are the most popular and offer beautiful villages and beaches.View our guides of 23 islands including Santorini, Mykonos, Paros, Naxos. View map
The Ionian islands offer fabulous sandy beaches with crystal waters and large mountains. View guides of 9 islands including Corfu, Kefalonia, Zakynthos. View map
The Dodecanese islands offer beautiful beaches and historical monuments. View guides of 12 islands including Rhodes, Kos, Karpathos, Patmos. View map
The islands of Sporades are surrounded by lush greenery with superb beaches. View our guides of 4 islands including Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos. View map
These are the closest islands to Athens and the most easily accessible in few hours by ferry. View our guide of Hydra, Spetses, Poros, Aegina and Agistri. View map
Crete island is the largest and certainly one of the most beautiful detinations to explore. Discover 4 popular areas of Crete including Chania and Rethymno. View map
An other island group that worth to be visited is the Eastern Aegean islands: With mountainous landscape and family atmosphere, these islands offer beautiful beaches and villages. We offer guides of Lesvos, Chios, Thassos, Ikaria and other islands. View map
For even more amazing vacations, you can combine your travel with several islands in one trip.
Can't decide which islands to choose? View a list with the best islands, listed by popularity!
Greece mainland guide
However, holidays in Greece is not only about island hopping. Our Greece mainland guide suggests manya amazing places to discover: historical towns like Athens or Thessaloniki, interesting ancient sites in Peloponnese (Mycenae, Epidaurus, Olympia, Mystras) or in Sterea (Delphi), gorgeous mountainous regions in Thessaly (Meteora, Pelion) or superb beaches in Halkidiki and Parga. Although the mainland is not as famous as the Greek islands for holidays, visitors who dare to go off the beaten track are eventually impressed with the different landscapes and the many opportunities for sightseeing. View the map of Greece.
You can also view a list with all mainland destinations we propose in Greece.