Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Rome to Naples/Pompeii
  2. 2 Trip Report 20 year anniversary trip to Scotland
  3. 3 Mallorca: Hotel in/near Palma?
  4. 4 Neuschwanstein Castle and Munich
  5. 5 Paris to Giverny train ticket sold out
  6. 6 Edinburgh's Fringe Festival...A Most Unique and Eclectic Event!
  7. 7 Slovenia or South Tyrol
  8. 8 Dollars exchange to pounds
  9. 9 Return to Yorkshire to walk the Dales Way
  10. 10 11 Days in Ireland w few hotel changes
  11. 11 Tours vs solo travel (want to see as much as possible in 3-4 months)
  12. 12 Oyster card?
  13. 13 Lyon airport hotel or downtown + taxi
  14. 14 Anthropology and Archeology for the Turkey Traveler
  15. 15 London Theater
  16. 16 multi city flights to europe
  17. 17 Staying in Madrid for one night?
  18. 18 3 week italy itinerary coming along! now need help with car/trains please
  19. 19 Switzerland in September
  20. 20 Milan and Lake Como
  21. 21 9 day Trip to Scotland
  22. 22 Uber in Rome & Lisbon
  23. 23 What is the hostess gift you love to give or receive?
  24. 24 Capital One 360 Card -- Fees for Cash Withdrawal?
  25. 25 Shorts in South of France?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Cylades Island Hopping

Jump to last reply

Hi Everyone,

First of all this is an amazing community and a must Stop for someone like me who is travelling to Greece for the first time. I have already had most of my questions answered just be reading around in this forum so keep up the good work folks :)

I am trying to create an Itinerary to go around the Cyclades group of Islands. Since this is my first visit, Santorini is already on the list. However, since there aren't any great beaches and it seems quite touristy I am not sure if I would like to stay more then one day. Maybe two is enough?

From what I have read I seem to like Sifnos as another stop. Much calmer, less expensive, good beaches. I won't mind spending two days here.

Folegandros seems like another picturesque place to stop over.

Are there any other must visit islands or hidden gems or rare beaches around? I am also a little bound by timings on ferries since I am flying from Athens to Santorini and then trying to get back to Athens via ferry. So Only islands in same route which are not out of way would fit in. I have 6 days in hand and dont mind taking a 3-4 hr ferry to a new island every day if its worth it.

Your suggestions are welcome.

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement