Visit neighboring islands

Santorini is in the middle of Aegean Sea, giving you the opportunity to visit many other islands like Myconos, Paros, Naxos, Amorgos, Ios, Syros, Sifnos, Folegandros and Crete.

Tip

Don’t miss the opportunity to have one or multi-day tours to other Aegean islands, taking a ferry or making a cruise by sailing or motor boat.

Mykonos, Greece

Mykonos

Myconos is famous worldwide for luxurious vacations with upmarket hotels, restaurants and clubs, nice beaches and vivid nightlife.

Paros, Greece

Paros

Paros is a beautiful, relatively small, Cycladic island, popular to young people. It has sandy beaches, some suitable for windsurfing, scenic villages and offers many options for nightlife.

Naxos, Greece

Naxos

Naxos is a big island with long beaches with crystal clear waters, mountains and picturesque villages. You probably need to rent a car to explore it.

Amorgos, Greece

Amorgos

Amorgos is the island where the film "Le Grand Blue" was shot. It is also known for the byzantine monastery of Hozoviotissas at the edge of a cliff with amazing views to the sea.

Ios, Greece

Ios

Ios has a scenic town with vivid nightlife, mainly targeted to young people. It also has some very nice sandy beaches.

Syros, Greece

Syros

Syros is a relatively small island with beautiful mansions, Venetian and neoclassical buildings in its capital (Ermoupolis) and differs from the other Cycladic islands as it is not characterized by the whitewashed houses.

Sifnos, Greece

Sifnos

Sifnos has a very scenic town on a typical Cycladic style where you can find some nice restaurants and bars. There are not very long beaches on the island, but you can find some sandy ones.

Folegandros, Greece

Folegandros

Folegandros is an island with wild natural beauty, a picturesque town with whitewashed houses and a few secluded beaches. It is not so touristic like other Cycladic islands and thus it is ideal for quiet vacations.

Crete, Greece

Crete

Crete is the biggest island of Aegean sea and is full of beautiful beaches, some of which are the best in Greece, famous towns and villages, mountains, gorges and is known for the hospitality that the Cretans provide to the visitors. Of course you need many days and a car to explore the island or you may choose to visit some of the most picturesque places like Chania, Rethymno or Agios Nikolaos.

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