The Cyclades, the enchanting island group in the Aegean Sea, which took its name from the nymph which turned into rocks Neptune, according to mythology. It is said that the islands were named so by the word "cycle" because they form an imaginary circle around Delos, the holy island of Apollo's birth. A sea manly destination that consists of many individual islands destinations that are distinguished for their unique sea colour, their unpresented natural landscape, their characteristic anaglyph, for their sun and light, for their bays, and bright white settlements, for their history and cultural attractions. Gorgeous sandy beaches, architecture in white and blue, traditional lifestyle, folk music, warm, hospitable people and barren landscapes with isolated chapels turn a trip to the Cyclades into a lifetime experience.
Syros is found in the center of Cyclades. From the hill of Ano Syra the visitor can see all these islands and immediately will understand why Syros developed into the administrative, commercial, intellectual and cultural center of Cyclades. The combination of natural beauty and the hospitality of her residents is unique and it will make your vacations unforgettable.
Amorgos is one of the most impressive Cycladic islands, boasting marvelous beaches with azure waters and gorgeous caves which ideal for diving. Step off the usual track and visit an island that has preserved its traditional color, where the locals welcome you with a smile on their face and make you feel like home.
Paros unrivalled natural beauty, beaches with crystal clear water, Byzantine footpaths connecting traditional villages and breathtaking landscapes, make Paros one of the best loved holiday destinations in Greece. Extra Tip: Do not miss the opportunity to visit the small islet of Antiparos, lying Southwest of Paros, which can be reached from Pounda or Parikia.
Picturesque streets, fragrant gardens, unforgettable sunsets, describe Andros best. This island has a way to fascinate its visitors, without a doubt still retains its rich cultural tradition, offering the opportunity to visit several museums and foundations.Andros has a long and proud seafaring tradition. Every summer, it hosts numerous events that attract thousands of visitors.
Tinos attracting a large number of tourists, not only because of its grandiose church but also thanks to its diverse landscapes, wonderful beaches, historic moments and natural beauty. The island is considered center of culture, with sculpture and painting being developed and used even as part of the architecture. Tinos is ideal for relaxing family holidays.
Sifnos, whitewashed houses with traditional chimneys made of Potter’s clay and small churches with blue domes, built on green hills, which lead to sandy beaches. The germ of Cyclades. Sifnos is not known only for its natural beauty but also for its pottery art and gastronomy. Nowadays many young people are into pottery, keeping this century’s old tradition alive.
If you want to get away from it all, Donoussa is the ideal choice for you. According to the mythology Dionysus offered Ariadni a hiding place in Donoussa so that Thesseus could not find her. Explore with the yacht: Magnificent caves like “spilia Tichon” with its beautiful stalactite formation and Indulge yourself in a variety of culinary delights.
Koufonisia islands are two small islets of the small Cyclades of Greece. The upper Koufonisi and lower Koufonisi, offers infinite beauty capable of seducing even the most restrained visitor. The years have gone by and the secret has gotten out, many have learned about these islands but still someone can have the absolute privacy.
Folegandros is an untouched island with a relaxing atmosphere, hospitality and nice beaches. It has become fashionable, but is still an untouched piece of Greece. Feel the wind on your face, smell the natural herbs mixed up with the smell of the sea...Everything in Folegandros seems like they have come out of a fairy tale.
Wandering through the hospitable waters of the Aegean Sea, the compass of your instinct shall lead you to Antiparos. Not so long ago, was a sleepy tranquil island known mainly for its impressive cave. Nowadays enjoys a cosmopolitan nightlife scene that rivals Paros, its nearby neighbour. Antiparos offering dives at beautiful sites, such as an underwater cave, a ship wreck and more.
Delos, The Apollonian light. The summer sun reflecting off the marble. For the Ancient Greeks it symbolized the light of inquiry and harmony. It’s a chance to walk around the revival of the glory of the Greek civilization. It’s the head priest of the Cyclades, the birthplace of the immortals. An embarkation to a lifetime experience.
Ios Island in Greece is attracting visitors with its golden beaches and the characteristic Aegean architecture. Ios is well known as the party island with the lively atmosphere and the endless fun. It is also known for its beautiful beaches, its charming traditional village and its easy going life style.
Beautiful beaches, windmills, cobbled streets and a picturesque town. This is Kythnos or otherwise Thermia (due to the hot springs in the bay of the Baths). Sandy beaches with crystal waters (Kolona is one of the best beaches in Cyclades), and traditional villages with smiley local people. A well-hidden paradise is waiting for you!
Welcome to the most exotic island in the Aegean. The volcanic activity in ancient years has endowed Milos with an exciting variety of landscapes. Known as "The Island of Lovers" because it is the discovery site of the famous statue Venus de Milo, the ancient Greek Goddess of Beauty. Welcome to the island of Aphrodite!
Mykonos is one of the most popular destinations all over the world that voted several times as one of the best summer holiday destinations. Satisfy your appetite for luxury in this cosmopolitan island that provides whatever you desire. Magnificent beaches with turquoise waters and golden sands and an unforgettable nightlife.It is certain that Mykonos will seduce you!
Naxos Island is one of the most beautiful among the Greek Islands. Outstanding local products make it an unsung gastronome’s treasure trove. The best beaches in Naxos are mostly gathered on its western side. This little city island with endless stretches of sandy beaches, fertile valleys and mountain villages offers so much to see.
The precious gem of the Aegean. A 4.000 year old history and the eternal rock continues to stand, guarding well the secrets of Atlantis... All senses are magnified here: black earth against whitewashed homes, or wild volcanic sculptures against sleek Cycladic lines. Experience the sunset from Oia, when the fiery sun sinks into the Aegean, this sunset will forever have a place in your heart.
Schinoussa is a tiny island lost among the Cyclades, a haven for your not so run-of-the-mill uncompromising travelers who seek contact with nature and themselves. Characterized by an uncluttered landscape of plain beauty where stone and sea blue dominate. Fifteen unique beaches with crystalline waters and rounded hills compose the inimitable picture of the island.
In the infinite charm of the Aegean Sea, Serifos the "iron island" of the Cyclades stands out, in its unique way and beauty, enchanting the visitors at first sight. Untamed beauty that changes with the light. There are numerous amazing, exotic coves, underwater caves, tiny islets and crystal clear waters waiting for you to investigate them!
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