The only village, and also the capital of the island, is Hydra Town, known for its traditional architecture with the stone houses and the paved streets. Other settlements on the island include Kaminia and Vlichos, but they are mostly tourist places with plenty of facilities.
Some hotels and accommodation are located around these villages.
After you have seen the best Hydra villages, you can also find information about the best beaches.
Guide to 3 villages
Discover our guide to 3 Hydra villages. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Hydra. For the most popular ones, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.
Description: Hydra Town is the capital and main port of the island. The elegant stone mansions and the lovely port make Hydra a picturesque and relaxing holiday destination.
Description: Kaminia is a small fishing port in close distance from Hydra Town. It has nice taverns at the waterfront and a calm beach.
Description: Vlichos is a lovely village in close distance from Hydra Town. It is much quieter than the main village and has a pebbled beach.