From romantic meals at Eleftherias Square to relaxing beachside fun on Cameo Island, Greece is full of things to do and places to see. Whether you’re bird spotting at Kalloni Salt Planes, exploring Mytilene Castle or swimming in Zante’s magical Blue Caves, your holiday to Greece will certainly be unforgettable.

3. La Bussola Bar

For an evening of fun at an atmospheric local bar, pay a visit to La Bussola Bar in Koukounaries. Close to bus stop 24, the bar’s a great place to go no matter how old you are.
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4. Koukounaries Beach

Get ready to soak up some golden Greek sunshine and recharge your batteries on Koukounaries Beach. It’s impossible to miss the beach, which is the centrepiece of this part of Skiathos and one of the longest on the island.
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5. Hidden Beach

If you’re looking for a relaxing beach break in the sun, then Skiathos is the perfect place for you to go. There are some fantastic sandy stretches for you to choose from
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7. Lychnostatis Open Air Museum

Get a taste of traditional Cretan life with a visit to the Lychnostatis Open Air Museum. Dip into the island’s folk and cultural heritage as you make your way around this interesting attraction.
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9. Cave of Zeus

Visit one of the most important places in ancient mythology with a trip to the Diktaean Cave, otherwise known as the Cave of Zeus.
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11. Gabbiano Nero

Browse a lovely collection of sculptures and art at Gabbiano Nero. Found in the heart of Kamari just steps from the beach, it makes for a great stop before or after you spend some time soaking up the warm Mediterranean sunshine.
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12. Gaia Winery

Look forward to sipping some local wines when you pay a visit to the Gaia Winery. Just a couple of kilometres north up the coast from the centre of Kamari, it’s a great way to spend an afternoon on your holiday to Santorini.
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14. Kamari Beach

Spend a unique day in the warm Greek sunshine with a visit to Kamari Beach. As Santorini’s most famous beach, this volcanic stretch is a sight to behold.
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15. Calypso Bar

For fabulous views and delicious drinks, head to Calypso Bar and pull up a chair for the evening. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing evening with the family
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17. The Folklore Museum

As Kardamena becomes an ever more popular holiday destination, the locals have preserved what life used to be like in the village with the Folklore Museum.
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20. Pirate Divers Club

Explore the secrets of the deep with the Pirate Divers Club in Lassi. Based at the Mediterranee Hotel which fronts onto the Ionian Sea in the heart of Lassi
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21. Eden Bar

Pay a visit to Eden Bar and enjoy a few drinks and a bite in a unique setting. As you’re walking from Lassi to Argostoli, it’s one of the last bars on the right
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22. Myrtos Beach

When you’re in Lassi, a trip over to visit Myrtos Beach is an absolute must. Get ready for a relaxing day in the warm Greek sunshine as you sit back and enjoy Kefalonia’s most iconic beach.
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24. Makris Gialos Beach

Get ready for a day in the warm Mediterranean sunshine at Makris Gialos Beach. Translating from Greek as ‘long sandy beach’, it’s the perfect place for you to relax and recharge your batteries.
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25. Church of Paraportiani

If you’re going on holiday to Mykonos, a trip to the Church of Paraportiani is an absolute must. Perched near the main harbour entrance overlooking the sparkling waters of the Aegean Sea
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26. Matoyianni Street

Spend some time in the beating heart of Mykonos when you pay a visit to Matoyianni Street. Satisfy all your shopping needs while you wait for the bars and cafes to fill up as the evening sets in and the nightlife kicks off.
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27. Elia Beach

Look forward to a relaxing day as you bask in the warm Mediterranean sunshine with a visit to Elia Beach. Around ten kilometres from Mykonos Town, it takes around 20 minutes to get to the beach by road.
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28. Rarity Gallery

Prepare for a fascinating experience when you visit the Rarity Gallery. Found in the heart of Mykonos Town, the gallery is a wonderful way to spend a morning as you explore the island’s capital.
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31. Valtos Beach

Look forward to basking in the golden Greek sunshine when you spend a day at beautiful Valtos Beach. Just a short walk from the centre of Parga
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32. Mango Club

Settle down for a few drinks and a bite to eat by the pool with a visit to Parga’s Mango Club. Just a five minute walk from Valtos Beach
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33. Sugar Bar

Pull up a chair at Parga’s Sugar Bar and enjoy a few refreshing drinks with a lovely view. Sit down on one of the comfy cushioned chairs underneath the canopy, and relax as you wait for a waiter to come over.
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35. Visit Kastro

A holiday in Skiathos isn’t complete without a visit to Il Kastro. Otherwise known as the Castle of Skiathos, the landmark sits proudly at the northern tip of the island
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37. Skiathos Boat Trip

Get excited about a memorable adventure cruising across the Aegean Sea when you book a Skiathos boat trip. Whether you want to go on a morning snorkelling excursion
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38. Monastery of Evangelistria

If you love to explore, your holiday to Troulos isn’t complete without a visit to the Monastery of Evangelistria. Perched on the top of a hill around four kilometres north of Skiathos Town
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39. Troulos Beach

Get ready for a relaxing day in the warm Greek sunshine when you spend the day at Troulos Beach. It’s the centre of all the action for this peaceful little village
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40. St Pauls Bay

Hire a car or take a boat trip, and discover one of the most picturesque beaches on the entire island of Rhodes; St Paul’s Bay. As you arrive, you’ll notice the bay’s carefully-preserved, natural beauty. Enclosed by rocky cliffs
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41. Sotirelis Giorgios - Thassos Olive Oil

Discover more about Greece’s most celebrated export, olive oil, at this beautiful family-run factory in Thassos. Starting life as a water-powered mill, Sotirelis Giorgos Olive Oil welcomes visitors to learn more about its history, and purchase delicious cold-pressed oils at their onsite shop.
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42. Skaros Rock

Proudly jutting out into the Aegean waters at 20 metres above sea level, the Skaros Rock was originally built to protect the coastline from pirates. Although it was left in ruins by a series of powerful earthquakes during the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, the fortification is now a beautiful tourist site and must-see highlight of Santorini.
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43. Sidari Waterpark

For a day out to keep the whole family entertained, a visit to Sidari Waterpark is a must. Attached to a hotel, it’s a brilliant place to relax on a lounger while the kids keep themselves entertained by whizzing down the slides and splashing in the pools.
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44. Sidari Beach

Between the harbour and the Canal D’Amour cliffs, discover the lively and popular Sidari Beach. Along the long expanse of sand you’ll find tourists relaxing alongside locals, basking in the sunshine and enjoying time with their families.
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45. Roman Villa of Skala

Uncover the secrets of 3rd century Greece with a visit to the ancient Roman Villa at Skala village. Once the home of a wealthy family, the villa gives a fascinating insight into Roman life as you wander across purpose built walkways around the six excavated rooms and outdoor courtyard.
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47. Nydri Waterfalls

Discover striking waterfalls and swim in crystal clear waters as you take a hike through beautiful Greek countryside on the eastern coast of Lefkas.
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48. Mytilene Castle

Explore one of the largest castles in the Mediterranean with a visit to the ancient city of Mytilene. Dating back to the 5th and 6th centuries, Mytilene Castle is located high on a hill
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49. Monastery Tsambika

Discover panoramic views and a captivating local legend as you climb up to Monastery Tsambika. This small Byzantine church is located between Kolymbia and Archangelos
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50. Malia Ruins

If you’re interested in history, make sure you go and see the town’s old palace with a visit to the 4,000-year-old Malia Ruins.
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51. Malia Old Town

While in Malia, a visit to the Old Town is an absolute must. As you wander through the narrow streets, you’ll come across small squares, old churches
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52. Laganas Beach

Experience the very best of Laganas by spending a day at the resort’s long, beautiful beach. Stretching from Kalamaki on one side all the way to Agios Sostis on the other, it’s the perfect place to sit back, relax, and soak up the warm Greek sunshine.
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53. Kos Town Castle

To discover more about the history of Kos Town, a visit to the Castle is a must. Located in the centre of the harbour, the fortification, otherwise known as The Castle of the Knights Order of Saint John
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54. Kaminia Beach

To enjoy the warm Mediterranean waters and hot Greek sunshine, make sure you spend a day or two on Kaminia Beach. Around six kilometres from Argassi and just a short walk from Skala
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55. Kalloni Salt Pans

Take a trip to Kalloni Salt Pans to experience a true birdwatcher’s paradise. From black and white storks to avocets, terns and egrets, there are a huge range of migratory and wading birds
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58. Eleftherias Square

Visit Eleftherias Square for a true taste of traditional Greece, right at the heart of Kos. Discover historic monuments, traditional tavernas and a vibrant market, all within walking distance of the harbour and old town.
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59. Drunken Sailor Nightlife Attraction

For a fun-filled night out in Roda, don’t miss an evening at the Drunken Sailor. As you step into the large venue, choose to relax with a cold drink, watch the live music, or play on the games machines at the amusement arcade.
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60. Costis Pottery

Witness the last remaining Thassian potter at work as you visit this hidden gem on the south west coast of Thassos Town. In this fascinating workshop you’ll meet Costis; a man who proudly continues a family pottery tradition spanning over 3,000 years.
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61. Corfu Aquarium

Escape from the midday heat with a visit to Corfu Aquarium; a small but highly-rated attraction on the west coast of the island. Discover more about Mediterranean marine life as you view the colourful tanks, home to local fish and sea creatures including Moray Eels, lobsters and even an octopus.
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62. Cameo Island

Discover your very own paradise and pay a visit to Cameo, a small private island off the shore of Laganas. After you walk over the long wooden footbridge and along a shaded path, you’ll be greeted by a picture-perfect beach on the far side of this Mediterranean gem.
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63. Banana Beach

For a beach day to remember, head to the west coast of Skiathos island where you’ll find the ever-popular Banana Beach. Hop on one of the regular buses from Skiathos Town to Koukounaries
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64. Balos Beach

Transport yourself to a tropical paradise as you venture to Crete’s Balos Beach. You’ll be greeted with turquoise waters and white sands as you arrive by ferry from Kissamos, or on foot from the carpark above.
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65. Avlaki Beach

Soak up the sunshine as you relax on the warm, pebbly sands of Avlaki Beach. The long Blue Flag bay is the perfect spot to unwind with a good book or snorkel in the clear blue waters.
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66. Argassi

During your stay in Kalamaki, make sure you pay a visit to the nearby seaside village of Argassi. Just ten minutes away by car, it’s the perfect place to spend the day exploring the sights and relaxing on the beach.
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67. Agios Sostis

Spend a day at one of the most beautiful seaside towns in Zante with a visit to Agios Sostis. Close to Laganas and 15 minutes by car from Kalamaki, it’s a must-do day trip during your stay on the island.
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68. Amoudi Bay

As you take the 300-step descent down to Amoudi Bay from the picturesque coastal town of Oia, you’ll quickly realise why this is one of Santorini’s most treasured hidden gems.
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69. Acharavi Water Park

For a day out with the kids, go and explore the attractions at Hydropolis Water Park in Acharavi. Race down the slides, splash in the pools or simply relax as you lie back on the sun loungers while enjoying the warm Greek sunshine.
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70. Visit Smugglers' Cove

Laganas is within a short distance of one of the most photographed beaches in all of Greece. The famous Smugglers’ Cove is located on Zante’s north western coast
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72. Explore the Keri Caves

If you want to be involved in the best water based attractions that are on offer around Laganas, the Keri Caves should be on your to do list. Located on the southwestern coast in Zante,
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73. Party the night away

Laganas is one of the must-visit party destinations in Zante and the whole of Greece for that matter. The resort’s flashing neon lights guide you to The Strip
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75. Horse riding

If you want to explore the beautiful countryside that surrounds Kalamaki, then by horse is the best way to go. Nana’s Horse Riding lets you ride along with a group on a variety of tours available.
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77. Boat tours

There are several businesses providing a variety of tours around Kalamaki that take you out onto the open sea. One of the organisations is Mamfredas Tours,
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82. Explore sacred Skiathos

Few visitors are aware of the medieval past of Skiathos and the island's religious sites. The Sacred Church of the Archangel can be found after venturing deep into the hills.
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86. Visit a winery

All islands in Greece have wineries you can visit but Santorini is particularly special. The island is home to some of the oldest vineyards in all of Greece including the Canava Roussos Winery founded in 1836.
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87. Santorini’s sights

Discover the historic sites of Santorini on a guided tour of the island. The first stop is normally the Panagia Episkopi Church in Mesa Gonia, often considered the best ecclesiastical architecture on the island.
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88. The beaches

Lindos is home to some of Rhodes’ most beautiful beaches and it’s easy to see why they’re so popular with both the locals and tourists.
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89. The Acropolis

A holiday to Lindos wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the ancient Acropolis, built on a hill top 100 metres above the main village. Gently work your way up the winding cobbled streets
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91. Visit the Ouzo distillery

Ouzo, the classic alcoholic drink of Greece, has particularly strong links with Lesbos. There are several distilleries on the island, even a small one right on your doorstep in Petra.
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93. Enjoy the Blue Flag beach

Petra beach is beautiful; people come here just to relax on the soft, golden sands and play in the clear, shallow water. It’s peaceful too, so you’ll love it if you like to stretch out
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96. Explore the Petrified Forest

If you’re not familiar with the term ‘petrified’ other than when watching a scary film, you might read this and wonder what is so great about a forest? Well a petrified forest is something completely different.
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97. Molyvos and the castle

The picturesque village of Molyvos is often said to be the most beautiful on the whole island of Lesbos. It’s well worth at least a day here to spend some time wandering along the quaint cobbled streets,
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98. Nidri waterfalls

Experience this country in its most natural form and put on comfortable footwear to trek through Nidri’s idyllic wildlife. Just a short drive away from Nikiana is the pretty village of Nidri.
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99. Odysseia boat excursion

Wake up early and journey just over 10 minutes south to Nidri harbour to catch the Odysseia boat before it set sails on its daily excursion around the surrounding islands. The huge, red ship is magical and unmissable
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100. Santa Maura castle

Santa Maura castle, also known as the Castle of Agia Mavra, is a great cultural alternative to relaxing on the beach. Hop onto a bus, which run regularly from Nikiana,
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102. Sailing

The quaint, pebbled beach of Nikiana is a small slice of paradise. With a beautiful backdrop of green cypress trees
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104. Sail to Meganissi Island

Take an odyssey to one of the surrounding islands off Lefkas’s south eastern shores and discover a whole new array of mystical Greek wonders. The first stop is usually the beautiful Papanakolis blue cave on the coastline of Meganissi
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111. Explore the ruins of Asklepion

You don’t have to be a history buff to appreciate the incredible ruins of Asklepion. It’s one of the biggest attractions on the island of Kos and well worth a few hours of your time whilst on holiday.
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112. Sailing around the coast

The island of Kos is incredibly popular with sailing enthusiasts from around the world. Many people come to the Greek resort to sail their yachts and boats around its stunning coastline
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115. Spend the day island hopping

Skala is a fantastic base to explore the surrounding beauty that is found on the isolated beaches. To experience these for yourself, take a cruise to Ithaca and learn about the mythologies that shaped the island.
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116. Skala Old Town and Ruins

Skala Old Town is based further up the hillside with specular views overlooking the Ionian coast and the nearby island of Zante. Travelling here is easy as there’s a regular bus service
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121. Visit Antisamos Beach

It’s not only holidaymakers that have realised the beauty of this Greek gem. You may recognise it as being the backdrop for the film ‘Captain Corelli’s Mandolin’.
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122. Explore the coast in a kayak

The best possible way to explore Kefalonia’s detailed coastline is by taking to the waters in a sea kayak. The family-run Sea Kayaking Kefalonia operates kayaking trips from Lourdas to Katelios.
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126. Sea kayaking

Master the waves and learn how to glide across the Ionian Sea in a Kayak. Holidays are all about having new experiences and Sea Kayaking is a unique way to explore Kefalonia.
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127. Argostoli Town

Spend a day in Argostoli Town shopping for souvenirs or wine tasting at the local tavernas. Stroll along the harbour side, soak up the atmosphere in the lively town square and dine at the local restaurants.
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131. Blue Grotto

At the top of the island and almost on the tip of the Zante peninsula lies the Blue Grotto Caves. Comprised of fascinating rock formations, clear blue waters and stunning scenery the area is a mysterious spot on the island teeming with colourful marine life and a small shipwreck.
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132. Smugglers Cove

Perhaps the most famous postcard image from the island of Zante is the Smugglers Cove beach line. The story goes that in 1983 an alleged smugglers ship carrying cigarettes crashed onto surrounding rocks and was subsequently washed ashore
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134. Fun at the beach

No visit to Alykanas is complete without a day at the beach. On the northeastern shores of Zante, you’ll discover Alykanas’ curving cove that looks over the glass-like waters coming from the coastline of Kefalonia.
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138. Check out the countryside

Stoupa has a beautiful countryside, so if you do fancy getting away for a while, you’ll be treated to the breathtaking natural beauty of a country that has been unspoiled by modern life.
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140. Sample authentic Kalamata olives

Come and taste Kalamata’s world-renowned olives. The Messinia region’s beautiful weather creates the ideal climate for growing fruit and vegetables, so you can get those tasty olives you know and love back home.
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142. Visit Ancient Messene

The archaeological site of Ancient Messene is around 30 kilometres from Kalamata, but it’s worth the drive because when you get there you’ll be rewarded with one of the best preserved sites in Greece.
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146. Nightlife

You don’t need to travel to Malia for an entertaining night out, as Stalis’ lively nightlife is home to a real mix of both Greek and British bars and restaurants.
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147. Explore the mountains

Escaping to the Crete Mountains could be the ultimate break away from the hustle and bustle of central Stalis. Explore by taking an easy and pleasant drive up into the mountains.
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148. Labyrinth Theme Park

The adventurous Labyrinth Theme Park is nestled in the scenic Crete hills, just outside of Hersonissos, and has lots of interactive activities and attractions suitable for families. The theme park brings Greek mythology to life
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149. Horseriding

Stalis is surrounded by lush, olive-covered mountains, which offer glorious views out to sea. One of the best ways to explore them is on horseback.
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153. Visit the Arkadi Monastery

If you’re looking to break away from the sunloungers and learn a bit more about your holiday destination of choice, Rethymnon has plenty to give in the way of rich history and fascinating culture.
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154. Explore the Old Town

Rethymnon is the third biggest city on the island of Crete and has some of the best ancient and historical sites to explore. As you wander around the classic Venetian architecture,
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155. Happy Train

The Happy Train offers a more relaxing way to see the sights of Malia and the surrounding area. For a reasonable price, you can hop on board and feel Malia’s cool breeze
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157. Mountain biking

The fastest and most environmentally friendly mode of exploring Crete is by mountain bike. Hub Mtb Adventures runs guided mountain bike excursions to Lasithi Plateau
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159. Shop and swim

Malia is a popular tourist destination that promises to entertain both day and night. The town has a unique and vibrant atmosphere where you can browse the shops
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162. Wine tours

Cretan wine is considered a local delicacy with 80% of eastern Crete’s wine being produced in the Heraklion region. Delve into the countryside and visit local scenic vineyards
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164. Explore the old town

Just by walking around Heraklion’s old town you’ll be surrounded by history; it’s an essential experience for sightseers so be sure to have your cameras at the ready. You’ll spot endless beautiful architecture,
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167. Take to the water

Elounda may seem like a quiet little place compared to the bigger resorts on other Greek islands, but there’s actually lots to do here. The marina is superb, with a variety of boat trips available.
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169. Go to the beach

Elounda is a great choice for a beach holiday, with soft sands right next to the promenade and harbour. That means there are plenty of places to eat,
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173. Take a boat trip to Spinalonga

When you’ve seen all that the chocolate-box town of Aghios Nikolaos has for its visitors, it’s time to venture further afield and check out what other adventures Crete holidays provide. There’s no doubt that a boat trip
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180. Experience Corfu

There are a variety of different ways you can experience Corfu using Sidari as your starting point. A number of boat excursions are available from the picturesque harbour,
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182. Canal D'Amour

Looking for love? The Canal D’Amour could be the attraction for you. Translating as the Channel of Love, its clear blue waters and beautiful sandstone formation isn’t the only thing that makes it so special.
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183. Vibrant nightlife

Roda has a vibrant nightlife with many excellent bars. You’ll also find plenty of restaurants serving delicious food, as well as a variety of entertainment and many friendly people to enjoy your night with.
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184. Make a splash at a waterpark

Roda is great for families. One of the best things you and the kids can do together is go for a day out at the Aqualand Resort Waterpark. You’ll discover 75,000 square metres of exciting, water based fun.
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186. Enjoy a boat trip

Cruises or boat trips are the best way to see more of Corfu after you’ve seen all that Roda has to offer. When it comes to boat trips, the choice is yours, as there are cruises available to places such as Paxos and Antipaxos.
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187. Relax on the beach

The typical Mediterranean climate in Roda means it’s always a great time to be on the beach. Roda’s long, sandy beach coupled with its spectacular views overlooking the bay makes it the ideal spot to enjoy a relaxing day in the sun.
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188. Aqualand Waterpark

Hop on a bus or drive for about an hour to Agios Ioannis in the centre of Corfu, to one of the best waterparks in the whole of Europe. Park for free and make a day of it at Aqualand and relish in the endless fun of exhilarating water slides.
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189. Island hopping

The only way to truly experience Corfu is by hopping from island to island on one of the exceptional day cruises such as the Kaiki Cruise, which incorporates mainland Greece, Paxos and Antipaxos.
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191. Water sports

You’ll be spoilt for choice with the variety of exciting water sports and tours to experience in Kavos. Situated along the beachfront there are various vendors offering activities such as paragliding, jet skis, windsurfing and banana boats.
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192. Nightlife

Kavos is one of the busiest resorts in Corfu and is extremely popular with younger holidaymakers. It truly is a destination that comes alive at night.
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194. The Arillas Beer Festival

If wine isn’t your thing, then the Arillas Beer Festival might be just up your street instead. Just a 45 minute drive away from Kassiopi you’ll find Arillas; home to Corfu’s Microbrewery. You’ll be spoilt for choice, as you’ll get a chance to
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196. Meditation

Find your inner self and take a trip into the hills for a meditation retreat like no other. There are four big meditation centres around Arillas,
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197. Arillas Trail

Put on comfortable footwear, take plenty of water and sun cream and be at one with nature as you take part in this unique experience. The Arillas Trail offers a fantastic opportunity
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200. Sissi's Palace

Located just outside the main tourist hub of Corfu Town, you will find a mesmerising hidden gem in the shape of the Achilleion Palace. Otherwise known as Sissi’s Palace,
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203. Visit Kassiopi

When you think of traditional Greece, you think of quaint fishing villages, picturesque harbours and authentic tavernas lining narrow cobbled streets. Well that’s Kassiopi in a nutshell.
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207. Explore Rhodes Old Town

You’ll find copious amounts of traditional Greek tavernas and inns within the walls – perfect for watching the world go by. But there’s far too much to see to sit around for too long.
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