The Best Greek Islands for this Summer

White washed houses clinging to the steep island hillsides. Picture perfect crystalline blue and turquoise waters of the Aegean Sea.  It’s these images that come to mind when dreaming about a vacation to Greece. The dramatic landscapes and scenic vistas draw thousands of people every year to this charming country.

Getting around in Greece is an adventure all on its own, and island hopping is THE Greek experience. Feeling the wind in your hair, and the splash of cool ocean water on your skin is an invigorating experience. Listening to the waves splashing against the side of the boat and diving into the sea from the deck of your catamaran is every vacationer’s dream!

Greece is the perfect place to fall into step with laid-back locals on one of the 227 inhabited Aegean islands, indulge your tastebuds with delicious fresh cuisine, and let the intense rays of sun warm your soul.

Here are the Best Greek Islands to Visit this Summer:

Santorini blue sky and white buildings - our top 5 best greek islands

Santorini. If you don’t have time for anything else, the one island that you cannot miss is Santorini. World class sunsets, black and red volcanic sand beaches and a magic feel that is almost palpable.

Mykonos - THE best greek islands

Mykonos. The cycladic island of Mykonos boast Greece’s craziest nightlife, best beaches and the best-dressed crowds in Greece (be ready to spend your hard earned money).

a best greek islands is mykonos

Paros. The most typical Greek island out there is the perfect place to make your base for ferry connections to nearby islands, and excellent nightlife, beaches, accommodation and picturesque towns.

Corfu is another one of the best greek islands

Corfu. This island boasts two old fortresses with UNESCO World Heritage status in the old town and an ecletic mix of French, Italian and British cultural influences.

Ios - one of the best greek islands

Ios. Once the gathering place for hippies, this island has some of the best beaches in the Cyclades and is a favourite getaway for those in search of isolated beaches and never ending parties.

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