Welcome to Around Greece

If you are looking for a holiday destination where you can enjoy a huge range of activities, attractions, entertainment and great beaches, then Greece and the Greek islands is the perfect choice for you. Millions of people from all over the world visit Greece each to year to enjoy the unique natural beauty, the history and culture, the wonderful beaches and the delicious food and entertaining nightlife. Whether you are looking for a holiday to escape from the stress of everyday life, or a place where you can enjoy a range of activities, then Greece has something for everything.

There are so many stunning destinations all around the country that you will find yourself truly spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a place to visit. From the famous history city of Athens, to the cosmopolitan island of Mykonos, Greece is a haven for holidaymakers and is home to some of the most beautiful islands in the world.

Holidays to Greece

Santorini, Corfu, Crete, Zakynthos, Skopelos, Naxos, Rhodes ….. the list of island destinations for your holidays to Greece is endless, and with frequent ferry connections between them, you can easily enjoy island hopping and take in a number of different locations during your visit. The Greek islands are among some of the most popular travel destinations in the world, and with easy access by air or sea, you can really enjoy a relaxation experience and take in a variety of destinations.

All around the country are numerous archaeological and ancient sites that offer a fascinating insight into the culture and history of Greece. Famous attractions such as the Acropolis and Parthenon of Athens, Ancient Olympia – the birthplace of the Olympic Games, and Delphi are just some of the unique historic attractions that await you.

For those who enjoy the beach and sea, there are hundreds of great beaches all around the coast of the mainland and the islands. With over 13,000km of coastline, you can be sure that you’ll find a beach that is ideal for you.

Around Greece Travel Guide

Greeks are famous for their nightlife and entertainment, and you’ll get the chance to sample this first hand during your holidays. Dancing on tables until the early hours of the morning is a common sight, especially during the summer months. The delicious cuisine of Greece, along with the unique Greek wines and other drinks such as Ouzo or Raki, means that you will get the chance to sample all aspects of the Greek way of life and create your own unique experiences and memories.

Whatever type of holiday you are looking for, Greece will have something for you. It is a place of so much variety and diversity. Take a look through our travel guide to holidays to Greece and find the perfect destination for your trip. If you are looking for any suggestions or have any questions, please feel free to get in contact with us – we are on all the major social media networks.

Discover the Greek Mainland

The mainland of Greece is a stunning combination of dominating mountains and a beautiful coastline. From the magical Peloponnese in the south, to the rugged beauty of Macedonia and Thrace in the North, the entire mainland of Greece is filled with unique locations and destinations that are ideal for visiting any time of the year. Select from the main regions below to start discovering the beauty of the Greek mainland.

Athens Greece

Athens


The historic city of Athens is the capital of Greece, and is visited by millions of people each year who enjoy the many famous archaeological sites, museums, entertainment, beaches and much more .....

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Central Greece

Central Greece


Central Greece is a beautiful part of the country and is the perfect combination of mountain and sea. There are lots of great destinations for your holidays and travel in Greece all year round .....

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Epirus Greece

Epirus


Epirus is the region that makes up the west of Greece and is one of the most beautiful in the country, with traditional villages, beautiful beaches and triving nature with stunning landscapes all around .....

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Macedonia Greece

Macedonia


North Greece is home to the famous region of Macedonia, which is a beautiful place to visit throughout the year. The capital city of Thessaloniki and the Chalkidiki peninsula are both very popular .....

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Peloponnese Greece

Peloponnese


South Greece is where you will find the famous Peloponnese region, and here you can find lots of stunning coastal towns and resorts, as well as many fascinating ancient sites and places of interest .....

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Thessaly Greece

Thessaly


Thessaly makes up the region between Central and North Greece, and is home to some of the most unique destinations in the country such as Meteora, and the magical Pelion peninsula .....

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Thrace Greece

Thrace


The region of Thrace in North East Greece is a very beautiful area and one where you can enjoy an authentic and relaxing holiday, with some great beaches, traditional towns and lots of things to experience .....

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Discover the Greek islands

The famous Greek islands are truly unique and their charm and beauty is something that is evident the moment you arrive. There are so many different islands to choose from for your holidays to Greece, that you will be really spoilt for choice. Whether you are looking for a place to simple relax and enjoy the peace, or want to enjoy wild nightlife and lots of activities, there will be something for every type of traveller. Select from one of the island groups below and start exploring the beauty of these unique holiday and travel destinations.

Argosaronic Islands

Argosaronic Islands


The Argosaronic Islands are a small group of islands that are perfect destinations for visitors to Athens as they are located very close to the capital and are great for day trips or weekend breaks .....

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Crete Greece

Crete Island


Crete is the largest island in Greece and is located in the south Aegean. It is an island of exceptional beauty and there are many wonderful destinations that you can visit throughout the year .....

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Cyclades Islands

Cyclades Islands


The largest group of islands in Greece are the Cyclades, and these beautiful and very popular islands include some of the most famous destinations such as Mykonos, Santorini, Paros and Ios .....

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Dodecanese Islands

Dodecanese Islands


The beautiful Dodecanese islands are situated in the south east region of the Aegean, and are very popular holiday destinations including islands such as Rhodes, Kos, Patmos and Karpathos .....

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Evia Greece

Evia Island


The island of Evia, which is located to the east of the mainland and which is actually accessible by road, is the second largest island in Greece and is home to some wonderful holiday destinations .....

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Ionian Islands

Ionian Islands


The beautiful Ionian islands are located on the west of Greece and attract visitors from all over the world. Islands that you can visit here include Corfu, Zakynthos, Kefalonia and Lefkada .....

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North Aegean Islands

North Aegean Islands


The North East Aegean islands are a group of islands including Ikaria, Chios, Samos and Thassos, each of which has it's own unique charm and beauty and are ideal for your relaxing holidays in Greece .....

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Sporades Islands

Sporades Islands


The Sporades is a small group of islands located off the eastern coast of the mainland close to the Pelion peninsula. The islands of Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos and Skyros are all extremely beautiful .....

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Holidays in Greece

There is so much more to holidays to Greece than just the sea and sun. In addition to the wide range of activities and sports you can enjoy, as well as the many interesting museums and archaeological sites, there are lots of different types of holidays you can enjoy in Greece including ecotourism, family holidays, religious tourism and much more.

Ecotourism in Greece

Ecotourism


Greece is a very unique country and it's diverse geology make it is a haven for those who enjoy ecotourism and alternative holidays. There are lots of activities and holidays you can enjoy that are ecofriendly .....

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Family Holidays in Greece

Family Holidays


Greece is full of great destinations that are ideal for families who are travelling with children. There are lots of family friendly resorts and destinations where you can enjoy fun family holidays .....

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Religious Tourism in Greece

Religious Tourism


Greece is a country that is home to a large number of churches, monasteries and religious sites including popular destinations such as Meteora and Mount Athos, with religious tourism being very popular .....

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Romantic Holidays in Greece

Romantic Breaks


Greece is the ideal holiday destination for couples, and there are so many wonderful places where you can enjoy romantic holidays and moments. It is also perfect for weddings and honeymoons .....

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Activities and Sports

In Greece you will be able to take part in a wide range of different sports and activities during your holidays to Greece. You can find lots of water sports ranging from sailing, scuba diving and fishing, to activities on land such as hiking, cycling, canyoning, rafting and many more.

Diving in Greece

Diving in Greece


The crystal blue and turquoise waters of the Aegean and Ionian seas make Greece a wonderful destination for diving holidays. There are numerous diving centres around the country where you can enjoy scuba diving .....

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Skiing in Greece

Ski & Winter Sport


With over 20 ski centers operating in throughout the country, many people find it hard to believe that it is also a great destination for winter and ski holidays, with frequent snowfall in the mountains of Greece each year .....

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Cycling in Greece

Cycling Holidays


Over the past few years, more and more people have begun to enjoy cycling holidays around Greece. There are many wonderful cycling routes you can enjoy on the mainland, as well as on some of the larger islands .....

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Sailing in Greece

Sailing in Greece


Sailing around the Greek islands is one of the most enjoyable and popular holidays you can experience when you visit Greece. There are lots of sailing holidays available for you to experience during your travels .....

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Planning your visit to Greece

Planning your holiday to Greece needn't be a difficult and stressful experience. You will find a lot of helpful information and resources on our website, so you can easily organise your accommodation, flights, ferry tickets and car rental. You'll also find details of various travel agencies who can help you organise your holidays.

Car Hire in Greece

Car Hire in Greece


Renting a car when on holiday in Greece is the easiest way to travel around and explore the various destinations at your own leisure and pace. You'll find car rental companies at locations around the country .....

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Ferry Tickets in Greece

Ferry Tickets


Part of the Greek holiday experience is hopping on a ferry boat and heading off to one of the many Greek islands. July and August are the peak travel months, so best to book your ferry tickets in advance .....

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Flights to Greece

Flights to Greece


There are airports located all around Greece and many of the larger Greek islands. The main airport is the Athens International Airport, from where you can take flights to locations around Greece .....

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Hotels Greece

Hotels in Greece


Greece is home to some of the most beautiful and unique hotels in the world, offering a range of quality accommodation from 5 star hotels and private villas, to studios and apartments to rent .....

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