Destination guide

Charming Greek Islands will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Greek Islands. This romantic and relaxing city entices travelers with its cafés and boating. For a bit of culture, visit Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, Archaeological Museum or Museum of Prehistoric Thira. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Greek Islands

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Travelers enjoy fun activities like boating and swimming. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Greek Islands a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Moraitis Winery (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Aqua Fun Water Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Greek Islands

Greek Islands is famous for its island views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Greek Islands is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Paradise Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Super Paradise Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Santa Maria Beach (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Monastiri Beach (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Agioi Anargyri Beach (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Mount Kynthos (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Greek Islands

Fly into Naxos (JNX-Naxos Island National), the closest airport, located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Mykonos (JMK-Mykonos Island National), which is 12.3 mi (19.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Greek Islands?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 15,381 vacation rentals near Greek Islands. From 7,143 Villas to 3,888 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Greek Islands for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Greek Islands?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Greek Islands. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Santorini: 938 vacation rentals
  • Athens: 3,260 vacation rentals
  • Crete: 7,020 vacation rentals
  • Turkey: 4,774 vacation rentals
  • Naxos: 1,050 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Greek Islands! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Greek Islands?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Greek Islands:

  • Athens: 3,260 rentals
  • Naxos: 1,050 rentals
  • Oia: 942 rentals
  • Chania: 2,366 rentals
  • Mykonos: 1,187 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Greek Islands?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Greek Islands are:

  • Santorini Airport (JTR): 942 vacation rentals
  • Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH): 3,550 vacation rentals
  • Rhodes Diagoras Airport (RHO): 722 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Greek Islands?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Greek Islands. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Oia Castle: 986 rentals
  • Mykonos Town Hall: 1,394 rentals
  • Elafonisi Beach: 432 rentals
  • Athens Central Market: 3,428 rentals
  • Ancient Thira: 942 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Greek Islands listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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