Skiathos, where green meets blue
The first stop in Sporades is a green island with spectacular beaches. Night life in Skiathos is vibrant and there are many sports and activities for those who love being close to nature. Sounds like the perfect destination? Book your ferry tickets to Skiathos through Let's Ferry and explore one of the most popular islands of North Aegean Sea.
Village by the sea in Skiathos
Big times in a small island
It only takes an afternoon to learn all about Skiathos early days. Visit the house where the famous Greek author Alexandros Papadiamantis was born and spent his life at the traditional main town. Enjoy a romantic walk to the full of pines peninsula of Bourtzi, an old fort which is also a great place for the kids to play around. Discover the breathtaking view of the Castle where in the middle of 14thcentury people of Skiathos moved the city to avoid pirate invasions.
Old town of Skiathos
In the summer you must swim at the amazing beaches of Skiathos. Start off with Koukounaries and Maratha the Blue Flag awarded beaches in 2020 and then follow the pine trees in Banana to find the clearest blue waters. Listen to the locals when they advise you to visit Tsougkrias, an exotic small island opposite Skiathos.
Sandy beach in Skiathos
Whenever you choose to visit Skiathos, you will find activities that match your lifestyle and allow you to become one with nature. Enjoy a bike ride with your friends or a local group. If you’re the bolder type, try mountain bike. The island has mountains, forests and lakes, the perfect scenery for hiking, especially in autumn and spring. Discover the underwater secrets of Skiathos with a unique scuba diving experience.
Skiathos diving lessons
Tip: Find online ferry tickets to Skiathos from Volos, Skopelos, Alonnisos, Glossa (Skopelos). Click at letsferry.com, get your tickets at home or at the port and discover the green and blue scenery of Skiathos.
Information about the port of Skiathos
Ferries run from Skiathos to (mainland) Volos, Agios Konstantinos and to the islands of Skopelos and Alonissos. There is a weekly itinerary to Thessaloniki.