Information about Skiathos island
Skiathos is a little gem in a quiet corner of the Agean sea, and the main island of the Sporades group of islands only 3 nautical miles from mainland Greece and Volos, one of the major Greek cities. It’s golden sandy beaches, deep green mountains, historical background and monuments all contribute to making Skiathos one of the most beautiful islands in Greece. It is the diversity and changes in landscape that holds the interest of the visitors up to the very last moment and many will return once fallen in love with Skiathos.
In the town you will experience a cosmopolitan atmosphere surrounded by numerous restaurants (Greek and continental), cafes, bars and nightclubs.
Beaches in Skiathos
Sixty-eight beaches can be found on Skiathos satisfying even the most demanding of tastes. The water on most beaches is shallow making them great for families with small children. Some of the beaches on Skiathos rank among the most beautiful in Greece, if not in the world.