THE SPORADES ISLANDS, CHARM AND AUTHENTICITY
This itinerary goes through the following steps:
Day 1 - 7: Skiathos
Day 8 : End of the trip
A fabulous travel on a paradise island
Skiathos is the most popular island of the Sporades, a string of little islands scattered in the Aegean Sea. Even though it is starting to attract tourists in summer, it remains an authentic destination for travellers. Its thick forest is carefully protected and its pristine beaches are famous for being surrounded by a lush vegetation. We can also design a tailor-made itinerary according to your needs?
N.B : Contact our greek specialists so they can customize this itinerary and adapt it to your needs and wishes.
Here is the list of hotels for your travel in Greece:
Studios and apartments for hire
These apartments and studios are extremely well put together and are located in the beautiful region of Vromolimnos, on the southern tip of the island. They are well out of the way, on a hillside and spread out in a landscaped garden with a spectacular view of the sea. They provide high-quality services: daily housekeeping, air conditioning, kitchen with modern equipment. Most of them have balconies or terraces facing the beach and some of them even have a little garden. Barbecues are available. The accommodation ranges from studios and apartments to villas. Sizes range from 25 m2 to 120 m2 and can host from two to six people. The white-sand Kalia beach is about 200 metres away. The town of Skiathos is 6 km away and can be reached by bus.
KANAPITSA MARE HOTEL
The Kanpitsa Mare hotel is located in what is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful spots on the island. It is built on a promontory at the end of a private peninsula measuring around 4 hectares, and towers above the magnificent Kanapitsa bay . It is well secluded, hidden in thick natural vegetation in the middle of tropical gardens.
There is a whole range of accommodation on offer, sure to satisfy even the most demanding customer: luxury apartments, two-bedroom suites, two bathrooms, kitchen and living room as well as comfortable double studios. They are equipped with air conditioning, wi-fi, satellite TV with music channels, music centre, direct telephone line, fridge, very large bed or two twin beds… There is pleasant fresh water pool with bar and a view over the Aegean Sea. The town of Skiathos is 7 km away and can be reached by bus.
Estimated price per person: 300 euros
- 7-night stay at Pandora: from 300 to 510 Euros
- 7-night stay in Kanapitsa Mare hotel: from 540 to 900 Euros
Price set according to the number of people and the season.
- 7 nights in a double room
- Bed & breakfast bais
- Ferry and bus transfers from Athens
- Harbour - hotel transfers
What's not included
- Your international flights
- Flight surcharge
The service to Skiathos from Athens is very good. Choose between car, bus, sea crossing or plane.
Athens – Agios Konstantinos bus journey.
The bus leaves from the centre of Athens on a 3-hour journey and will take you directly to the hovercraft.
Agios Konstantinos – Skiathos crossing
By hovercraft: Approximately 2 hours. Up to 3 per day depending on the season.
Same for return journey, the bus will pick you up in Agios Konstantinos
Highlights of the travel in Greece:
- This trip to the Sporades is available from March to October
- A 7/7 assistance during your trip
Our advices for this travel in Greece:
- Explore one of the island’s many beaches
- Visit the main town, Chora
- Discover the ruins of the old citadel
- Rent a scooter, or a bike for the sporty ones, and ride around the island to discover some pristine coves and bays.
- Hikers can enjoy some nice walking tracks through the forest and along the coast.
- Nature-lovers can take the ferry and go on a daytrip to the island of Alonissos.
Have an amazing experience in Greece!