Things to do

Skiathos "The Diamond of the Aegean"

In Skiathos Island there are plenty of activities that one can do.

The most popular are cycling and horse riding. For lovers of water sports, diving, jet-ski, parasailing and sailing are another option.

Beyond the beautiful beaches, Skiathos is a green island with enchanting forests and wetlands. You can Bird Watching on Lake Strofilia.

For many travelers, the best way to get to know a place is to walk him.

In Skiathos there is a network of 25 hiking routes. One of the most impressive routes on the island is the Aselinos-Monastery of Kounistra. Crossing the beaches of Mikros Aselinos, Aligaria and Kehria beach. Very well-known routes for the excellent beaches are Agia Eleni and Krifi Ammos as well as the beaches Mandraki, Elia and Agistro.

Day trips to the nearby islands (Skopelos and Alonnisos) and small cruises to the surrounding beaches are organized in the port of Skiathos.

You can taste the island's specialties, buy souvenirs and visit Papadiamanti's house and the island's monasteries.