The Best Island Spots in Greece

The Best Island Spots in Greece

Situated at the crossroads of African, Asia, and Europe; Greece is an ideal vacation spot and offers visitors something of everything. With its breathtaking Mediterranean beaches, its ancient history, and romantic locations, this island nation is the place to be. Here are some of the best Greek island spots for tourists to enjoy

Shipwreck Cove on Zakynthos Island
Some of the most beautiful beaches in the world can be found on the tiny island of Zakynthos. Here the white pristine beaches are surrounded by white sheer cliffs and the tranquil blue waters of the islands many coves and shores. The beach at Shipwreck Cove is perfect for a day trip and visitors looking to sunbathe and enjoy the waters come by boat from the surrounding town of Zakynthos. On the northern tip of the island, you can also find the blue caves of Cape Skinari that are also a huge draw.

Melissani Lake on the Greek island of Kefalonia
Kefalonia is the largest of the Greek islands and can be found on the western side of Greece. Here there are beautiful beaches but the biggest draws for tourists are the natural wonders of the island. Here you can find the Drogarati cave with its enormous cavern and its many natural formations.

The Best Island Spots in Greece

You can also visit the mysterious underground lake of Melissani that can be found inside Melissani cave. Here the cave has a round opening on top, allowing the sunshine to shine on the blue waters of the lake below.

Banana Beaches on Skiathos Island
If you are so inclined you can always visit nude beaches on Skiathos Island, aptly named Big Banana and Little Banana beaches. These are some of the best nude beaches in Greece and while Big Banana Beach is a bit of a party spot with music and entertainment; Little Banana is the more peaceful of the two.

The Best Island Spots in Greece

Not only can you enjoy some nude bathing here but on Little Banana Beach you can always go nude snorkeling.