Skiathos. A cosmopolitan Greek paradise! This lush island is small in size but capable of making you experience unforgettable unique moments! These scenes are not from Mallorca. Here is not depicted neither Sardinia nor Sicily. Located next to Skopelos and a breath away from Volos town and northern Evia isl. in Central Greece. It has countless beaches for all tastes, including some of Greece's best ones!
It’s Relaxed people, tropical beaches, ancient history and cool atmosphere will fascinate you. From lush Pine forests ending on the blue shores to an elegant nightlife and gourmet culinary tastes, Skiathos invites you to step into its exotic world. Cosmopolitan, ideal for jet-setters who sail across the Mediterranean, it counts fanatical friends from all over the world.
The beauty of Skiathos spreads everywhere. Just like a story unfold from a classic writer’s book, as Alexandros Papadiamantis, the great Greek writer who was born and lived in Skiathos. This island is full of life, and you will fall in love with it.
Summer in Skiathos means vacation in one of the most idyllic Greek islands. Stunning nature, party nights, delicious flavors, impeccable beach service and A class sea water quality, sports and activities, romance and this sense of inner fullness that will captivate your heart by the time you leave.
Perhaps the most famous beach of Skiathos, in its absolute nature dreamland: A vast, golden sandy beach, embraced by a dense pine forest, next to Strofilia Lake, a unique wetland habitat. Here you can do water sports and relax at the beach bars and taverns, offering a magnificent sunset
This beautiful beach has made Skiathos famous all over the world. Ready to enjoy it? It is located at the northeast end of the island: lush waters, white pebbles, steep cliffs.Turquoise sea waters. At the edge is "Trypia Petra"
Probably the most "lively" beach in Skiathos, water sports and fun, ideal for windsurfing. It is divided into Small & Large Banana. They were named so after the nudists who frequented there earlier.
White sand beach and turquoise waters that will enchant you.
It gathers a lot of youth and is full life.
It is one of the most famous beaches of the island
Crystal clear waters and golden fine sand.
The homonymous bay has calm waters and stunning views day and night. An organized beach that remains picturesque.
The sandy beach stands out because behind it is Skiathos Airport and the planes land a breath away from the bathers' heads.
A sandy beach in the homonymous settlement, fully organized but not fussy. Suitable for families with children, with dining, coffee and accommodation options.
A quiet and relaxing beach with golden sand and views Towards Pelion,
Next to Skiathos town, a popular meeting point with easy access. Apart from the clear waters you may enjoy the picturesque little taverns and cafés on the beach.
In the northern part of the island, the beaches offer endless beauty and tranquility.
The sea caves
Holidays mean exploration and the sea caves of Skiathos await you. Just a boat ride is enough to reach them: Punta, Fonissa and the Altanous.
Bourtzi and the Chora: a warm welcoming
While entering the port, Bourtzi: a pine island that houses the ruins of a Venetian fortress welcomes you. At the opposite direction, Skiathos Town or Chora, is spread amphitheatrically with the red picturesque roof-tops, a fair of shiny colors and beauty. Discover the narrow little alleys, climb up the small hills and take photos of your most carefree moments!
The castle-patron of pirates
You will discover it on the northernmost tip of the island. From the 14th century it protected the Skiathians from pirates. Today, you feel its mysterious atmosphere still surrounding you. A trip to Art in heart of the Aegean Archipelago.
Papadiamantis Street. The most colorful, cheerful and lively part of the island! Every night locals and visitors meet up here. Café-bars full of life, restaurants, taverns and elegant shops will give your vacation the island's summer rhythm, a melodic soundtrack which will enchant you like Sirens did to Odysseus…!
USEFUL TIPS: You can reach Skiathos by plane, or by ferry from Thessaloniki, Volos, Agios Konstantinos in Central Greece coast or Northern Evia island.
Do not forget to explore the other lush and magical islands of Sporades, such as Skopelos, the Mama Mia island and Alonissos with the unspoilt virgin beaches in the heart of the Aegean Sea and the Natura 2000 marine park that hosts endangered species such as the Mediterranean seal and the sea turtle.
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