Another very famous island in Greece which is rich in history and has ancient ruins, clear beaches, and small villages is the Visiting Rhodes Island. Visitors must visit the renowned museums of this island as their architecture is a treat to the eyes.
The main attraction of Symi Island is the town that is built with so much perfection on the hills that surrounds the port of Gialos. People can visit some charming churches and see some colorful houses. One can get the best view of the place when on a boat. One must surely visit the monastery of Panormitis situated in the South of Symi Island. The most amazing thing about this monastery is that it was built in the 15th century for Archangel Michael and is still so well maintained.
The surroundings of the monastery and the entire environment there is very peaceful. The walls have paintings of the Byzantine Empire. Emborios, Nos, and Pedi are the three most famous beaches of this island.
Corfu is located in the Northwestern part of the country and has a rich history. Tourists can visit these historical sites, organized beaches, beautiful monasteries, and scenic villages. The island comprises of 21 sandy and spectacular beaches. They rank among the best Mediterranean beaches. The tourists and locals who visit these beaches are offered various activities to enjoy.
Navagio beach is the ultimate attraction in Zakynthos Island. This beach contains golden colored sand and clear water and is surrounded by cliffs of lime stones. One must also visit other places like Islet of Marathonissi, Porto Limnionas bay, and other beaches.
Elafonisos Island is situated in the Southwest part of Crete Island and is very small in size. It covers a small area of 7.7 square miles only. Visitors will be amazed by the clear turquoise water and its sandy beaches. The Simos beach in Elafonisos Island is the most popular and visited one. The beach has golden color sand and cleans water. One can visit other famous beaches like Kontogoni, Lefki, Sarakiniko, and Kologeras and many more.
The island has ample clear places for tourists to enjoy camping. Some of the beaches on this island have white sand, and other striking golden and all are beautiful in their way. One can take boat rides to enjoy to the fullest. Individuals can view one of the most fabulous sunsets in Greece.
The most famous beach of Lefkada island is located 26 miles away from the main town of Lefkada in the western direction and is known by the name Porto Katsiki. This beach is a family-friendly one and has lush vegetation. The beach is surrounded by high cliffs that enhance the beauty of the place.
Agios Ioannis, Egremni, Mylos, and Kathisma are some of the other beaches in this Island which are equally beautiful. Visitors must visit the Agia Mavra castle, a magnificent structure from the 14th century. It was created by Sicily ruler, Loannis Orsini and is referred to as one of the finest architectures of the fortress in the country.
There are two lagoons around this extravagant structure. After this, the next attraction in Lefkada Island is Dimosari waterfall located in the Nydri town. It is great scenic beauty in town. The rate of water flow in the waterfalls is less during the summer season. Still, the place is always full of tourists who come here to swim in the pool formed at the foot of the Dimosari Waterfalls.
It is present in the Aegean Sea and is referred to as the largest island of Greece. It has splendid mountains, beaches, beautiful valleys, and friendly people all around who are ready to assist anyone in need.
All the beaches in Kefalonia Island are pretty clean with the water being crystal clear. One can enjoy recreational activities like sea kayaking, swimming, walking and also relax in these islands. One who is not much fond of boats can hire a scooter for roaming around and seeing the island.
This can be called the best island in Greece from the point of looks and beauty. One can enjoy stunning landscapes and sunsets on this island. There are fantastic beaches and picturesque villages that attract thousands of tourists from across the world.
There are many more beauties in Greece apart from those mentioned above. One who loves traveling to new places must visit these islands in Greece as they are not going to remain the same as they are in present times.