Spring Holidays in Greece

Spring is a lovely season to visit Greece. Foreigners who come to the country for their spring holidays enjoy the warm temperature, the few crowds, and the blossoming nature. March in Greece can be a bit cold, but from April and onwards the temperature gets warmer and in May people start swimming in the sea.

April and May are the months when the Greek islands wake up from hibernation: ferries from Athens to the Greek islands are becoming more regular, hotels, restaurants and souvenir shops gradually open and the first foreign tourists arrive. Spring is also the season when nature in Greece blossoms, with trees becoming greener and flowers opening their petals.

Spring destinations in Greece

Spring holidays can be very active for visitors. The green nature makes hiking a very popular activity in spring in the Greek islands and many regions of the Greek mainland. Old stone footpaths connect mountainous villages, secluded beaches, ancient sites and hilltops with a breathtaking view. Many of these footpaths are signposted. Nice place for hiking and spring holidays are Crete island, Pelion, Kefalonia, Corfu, and Naxos island.

Spring is also a good season for river sports in Greece. As the snow melts in the Greek mountains, rivers get filled with running water. This is when many mountaineering clubs in Greece organize rafting, kayaking, river trekking, and other activities. Best mainland regions for these sports are Zagoria in Epirus, Arcadia in Peloponnese and Evritania in Central Greece.

Spring packages in the Greek islands

The Greek islands are a wonderful destination for spring holidays. The moderate (not too hot, not too cold) weather, the flowered nature, the authentic villages and the calm atmosphere create ideal conditions for spring vacations. Especially hikers, pensioners and romantic couples who are looking for calm holidays are the most popular group of visitors that come for spring holidays in Greece.

Direct flights from many European airports are also launching their holiday flights to Greece in spring, which gives visitors the chance to go directly to the islands, without passing from Athens. Here are some popular spring holiday packages that we suggest in the Greek islands. Of course, if you have some specific route in mind, you can ask us and we will organize your spring break in Greece.

Athens - Mykonos - Santorini (7 days)

Island Hopping Package Athens-Mykonos-Santorini
Duration: 7 Days
Departure: Athens, daily

Discover Mykonos and Santorini (Cyclades), the two most famous and picturesque Greek islands. Check our 7 Days/ 6 Nights individual Island Hopping package, starting from Athens.




Athens - Paros - Naxos (7 days)

Island Hopping Package Athens-Paros-Naxos
Duration: 7 Days
Departure: Athens, daily

Visit the gorgeous islands of Paros and Naxos (Cyclades) with our 7 Days/ 6 Nights individual Island Hopping tour, starting from Athens. Swim in gorgeous beaches, see the most picturesque locations and enjoy the famous Greek hospitality.




Santorini - Paros - Amorgos (7 days)

Island Hopping Package Santorini-Paros-Amorgos
Duration: 7 Days
Departure: Santorini, daily

This week Greek island tour gives the chance to explore three wonderful islands of Cyclades: departing from Santorini, you continue to Paros and Amorgos...




Rhodes - Patmos (8 days)

Island Hopping Package Rhodes-Patmos
Duration: 8 Days
Departure: Rhodes, daily

Two of the most beautiful islands of Greece, Rhodes, and Patmos, are excellent places to relax. Rhodes amazes visitors with the Medieval architecture and the cosmopolitan beaches, while Patmos is famous as the island where Saint John wrote the Apocalypse.




Athens - Santorini - Crete (9 days)

Island Hopping Package Athens-Santorini-Crete
Duration: 9 Days
Departure: Athens, daily

Check our 9 Days/ 8 Nights individual Island Hopping tour on two of the most popular Greek islands, Santorini and Crete, starting from Athens. Visit romantic Santorini and relaxing Crete, leaving all organization details to us.




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