Popular for its sunny Mediterranean climate, Greece is a melting pot of gorgeous shores, hiking trails, vivid nightlife, dazzling white washed chapels, and mind-blowing ancient sites.
Greece’s mainland and islands attract millions of tourists every year looking for seaside resorts and wellness hotels in serene locations that will help them to escape from our hectic life. After all, the country has some of the world’s most attractive holiday destinations in terms of natural beauty, with mild climate conditions, scenic beaches with azure waters and imposing hillsides with grape vines and olive groves.
Every travel in Greece is not complete without enjoying the sea, the sand, and the enchanting experience of feeling light breezes. Along the country’s coastlines, you will encounter some of the best beaches in Europe; sandy or pebbled, secluded or organized, Greek beaches allure every traveller with their diverse beauty and also for their clean waters.
The islands of the winds, the Cyclades
, along with the green and the peaceful Ionian Islands
, are known for some of the most thrilling beaches in Greece
. Some of the most arguably beautiful beaches are the imposing Red Beach
, the soft golden sand beach of Super Paraside
, Myrtos Beach
with unrivalled sunsets in Kefalonia
, the sophisticated Navagio Beach
and the azure beach of Porto Katsiki
.Best destinations in Greece for relaxing holidays!Crete
has lengthy coastlines with diverse beaches to explore, imposing vineyards and gorges, and some of the most important archaeological sites and ancient palaces in Greece. While impressive seaside resorts with advanced wellness centers, various dining options, and easy access to the beach aim to surpass your holiday expectations with genuine hospitality and comfortable room amenities.Corfu
, astonishing beaches with emerald waters along with its elegant yet historic Venetian old fortress of island’s old town attract holidaymakers, especially during the summer months. Boutique hotels and spa resorts
offering relaxing spa treatments and island’s beaches with crystal-waters and lush vegetation on backdrop promise a laid-back and surpassing summer holiday experience.Zakynthos,
known for the famous Navagio Beach and its vivid nightlife and wild parties that last until early the morning! Furthermore, the island is popular for having some of the softest sandy beaches in Greece and that’s why it has also the most important nesting area of the large sea turtle Caretta Caretta in the Mediterranean Sea. Travellers on the island looking for achieving total relaxation during their holidays immerse in wellness resorts with spa centers
and in many water-sport activities and diving experiences.Santorini
, after Mykonos, is one of the most cosmopolitan islands in Greece. Most of the boutique hotels in Santorini provide rejuvenating spa sessions and massages in the privacy and comfort of your suite. While even by staying on the cliffs of Santorini in a minimal all-white suite with private terrace and hot tub is an original relaxing experience on its own!Mykonos
, this elegant island, popular among famous people and celebrities, is not only known for its lively nightlife and jam-packed beaches but further for its secluded coves and astonishing boutique hotels and villas situated in serene locations. Mykonos spas hotels are distinguished for catering to your needs and wishes with yoga classes, Mediterranean spa therapies and soothing massages.
However, if you want to explore Greece’s mainland, in Halkidiki
you will find great beach resorts and both organized and tranquil beaches with crystal-blue waters. While the picturesque villages of Zagori
, are ideal options for mountain getaways during spring and winter. On the other side, Athens
, and Thessaloniki
are perfect destinations for those who want to relax while enjoying the conveniences of a big city.