Dimitri Kandalepas in Lifestyle, Travel Oct 26, 2020 · 1 min read · +100

Top Places to Visit in Greece

Top Places to Visit in Greece

Greece is one of the most beautiful places to visit as it is known for its beauty and culture. Filled with clear blue waters and sand and pebble beaches, Greece is one of Europe’s top attractions for a reason. Many destinations can be reached by a simple ferry ride or even a boat. Here are the top places to visit while in Greece.

Santorini

If you’re looking for a peaceful romantic spot in Greece, then Santorini is it. Located on the coast hanging over a sea of water, Santorini includes cliff-top towns such as Oia and Fira. The famous white cubic buildings are must-see attractions. Some of the buildings have been transformed into boutique hotels that are perfect for weddings and even honeymoons. Santorini is the perfect place to take a swim and sunbathe in peace. If you want to go on an adventure, consider visiting Akrotiri, an ancient settlement that was created about 3,600 years ago after a volcanic eruption.

Mykonos

Filled with style and glamour, Mykonos is a great island destination in Greece. Spend your day in the sun by the water on the south coast. Mykonos is known for its chic hotels, seafood restaurants, and live entertainment. It’s very common for visitors to spot international celebrities while out on the town. If you’re looking for a shortstop in a Greece tour, then be sure to visit Mykonos on your way

Corfu

Located in the Ionian Sea right off the west coast of the mainland, the town of Corfu is filled with beautiful architecture. Take a walk along the pedestrian-only streets to see the arcaded Libson and tons of old fashioned cafes. This island is filled with limestone rocks laying by the sea that is overlooked by green hills. One beach everyone should visit is Paleokastritsa located about 15 miles from Corfu Town. This clear blue sea is filled with pebbles in the sand and bay shelters that are perfect for a nap in the sun. 

Zákynthos

This Greece tourist attraction stands out due to its beautiful scenery that lies both above and under the sea. Zákynthos is a very accessible island that is located right off the Peloponnese’s west coast. Known for its sea caves and pebbled sand beaches, be sure to make a stop at Shipwreck Beach and the Blue Caves located norther on the island. If you’re interested in water activities then this is the perfect place to go scuba diving and snorkeling. Be sure to pack your waterproof camera to catch underwater shots of the scenery.