Skiros is a beautiful island, which offers visitors unforgettable holidays. If you
are interested in attractions, you will definitely find many places to visit and
admire in Skiros, such as the Castle, the archaeological museum and the monastery
of Agios Georgios. It is also worth visiting the place where the Skirian ponies,
an endangered species, live. Skiros is full with chapels, which are more than 200.
If, on the other hand, you are looking for a few days of relaxation and rest enjoying
the warm Greek sun and sea, then on Skiros’ beaches you will find what you are looking
for. You can also do many water sports and diving. The nightlife in Skiros is not
intense but there are several restaurants, taverns and bars open till late at night.
The fresh fish prevails in most restaurant menus. If you are lucky, you may experience
one of the island festivals during your holidays, where food and drink are offered
and the fun lasts till the next day. Holidays in Skiros will be amazing, so book
your ferry tickets now and live unique moments in the wonderful island of Sporades.
The Skyros Port
Ferries depart regularly for the port of Skiros from Agios Konstantinos, Kymi but
also Volos and the journey takes 2 -
Connection With Other Islands
Skyros has a ferry connection with the following ports: Evia (Kymi), Skopelos, Alonissos.
You can now book ferry tickets online for Skyros via Aktoploika.gr. If you plan to
travel during July and August, it’s best if you have booked several days or weeks
earlier to avoid hitches. You should also know that round-
Even though there is a local bus in Skiros, with itineraries for some areas of the island (port – Hora -
To serve the residents’ and visitors’ transportation, Skyros offers a reliable municipal network, that connects the City with Linaria Port, Molos, Pefkos, Kalamitsa and the settlements between them. The ticket costs between 1.60-
Pine hills, rocky mountainous pictures, beautiful isolated beaches, bays, sea caves.
A scenery full of contrasts and variations ... We are in the beautiful island of
Skyros with the exceptional architecture, the famous wood carvings and ceramics.
The decoration of the houses in Chora, is something that will definitely catch your
At the same time, Skiros, is connected with the Parthenon as here lives the famous Skyrian horse, which is pictured in the riser of the Parthenon. Its about a small size horse breed, from the very rare species which is autochthonous Greek. Today it is a protected species and the majority of them live in Skyros.
As for the flowers, here you will find unique plants such as black tulip, wild orchid,
while here lives also the rare Eleonora's Falcon.
Skiros is a rustic island, that produces fine products and in most of them are used traditional production methods. Here you will find amazing cheeses, herbs, honey. The gastronomy of Skyros has as basis the local products and local meats, fish and seafood, ingredients that impart high quality.
The combination of mountain and sea gives the possibility to practice many sports like hiking in beautiful nature trails, mountaineering, climbing, biking, wind surfing, water skiing, while it is ideal for off-
Around the island there are many Byzantine churches, monuments of the Byzantine era, while the monastery of Saint George, stands proudly over the centuries, perched on the rock, full of memories and information about the island of Skyros and its life. In Skyros there are some of the most beautiful beaches of Greece.
Crystal clear waters, sea caves, beautiful scenery, golden sandy beaches or pearly pebbles, surely you will have the opportunity to meet and enjoy the beaches of Skyros during your vacation.
The island’s roads are not in good condition, some of them are dirt-
There is a huge part on the island’s north area, that belongs to the Greek Air Force, as well as another one on south, belonging to the Greek Navy, so these are restricted areas. Follow and conform to the signs you’ll meet on the road.
Happy Holidays in Skyros!!!
Ferry tickets and offers to Skyros
Search all the ferry itineraries and cheap tickets for Skyros in Aktoploika.gr. Online boat tickets at the best prices, search for the special offers, for the Agios Konstantinos, Volos – Skyros journey and other itineraries and win from the specially discounted prices. In our site you will find all the ferries for Skyros as well as the speed ferries. Cheap ferry tickets to Skyros.
Aktoploika.gr © 2009 -