Santorini is by far the most renowned among the Greek islands and the most popular one. However, if you are visiting Santorini you can upgrade your travel experience by doing some of island-hopping in the surrounding islands.
The best and easiest day- or few days trip around Athens is to visit the islands of the Saronic Gulf, i.e. Aegina, Hydra, Spetses, Poros, and Agistri! They are too close to Athens to miss and the ferry schedules are really dense (many ferries per day), facilitating your transfer to these beautiful islands!
What is the best way to travel from Athens to Santorini, ferry or plane? If I select a ferry, should I book my tickets in advance? Answering some of the most frequent questions, for one of the most popular Greek ferry routes
Some Greek islands deserve a visit at all seasons, even in winter. And Syros is definitely one of them, for those looking for a weekend getaway not too far from Athens!
You may be getting ready for winter, but ferry companies are getting ready for summer 2018! Schedules and timetables are being announced, so book your tickets now from Ferryhopper and get ready for island hopping across the Greek islands.
A very interesting ferry route connecting Milos to Heraklion for the summer of 2018 is now available for booking in Ferryhopper!