Famous from the antiquity, Samos is an island with great history and unspoiled beauty, full of verdant forests, green hills, water springs, and beautiful beaches. Samos tourism is largely based on swimming, sightseeing, and hiking. The trip from Piraeus may be long but the astonishing scenery of this place is quite rewarding. Tourism in Samos is ideal for families and hikers.
There is a tourism office in Vathy, the capital of Samos, and tourists have the chance to collect any information about the island and their stay. Moreover, there is tourist police, usually found at the central spots of the island and at the popular resorts.