Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi Travel Guide

Advertisement

Guidebooks
Photo of Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi Photo: Pierdelune/Shutterstock

Plan Your Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi Vacation

If anything was ever truly "classical," it is the landscape of Attica. Atikí is a mountainous country, bounded on three sides by the sea and an indented coastline fringed with innumerable beaches. On stony foothills pungently aromatic shrubs grow: thyme, myrtle, and lentisk. Higher up, the feathery Aleppo pine of Attica becomes supplanted by dark firs. Inland, gently undulating hills are laced with vineyards and, over all, hangs the famed light, the purest of lights sharply delineating a majestic land.

Hotels

Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi Hotels

Blame it on the legacy of the Athens 2004 Olympics, but the standards are high at the hotels along Attica's much-traversed... read more

Restaurants

Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi Restaurants

The cuisine of Attica resembles that of Athens, central Greece, and the Peloponnese. Local ingredients dominate, with fresh... read more

Things To Do

Things To Do in Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

Travel Deals in Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi

View all travel deals
* Some taxes, fees additional
Hotels

Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go

    Delphi, "Navel of the World": Delphi's Sanctuary of Apollo invites you to imagine a time of oracles, enimagic prophecies, and... Read more

  • Easter Week in Delphi

    Orthodox Easter Week is the most important holiday in Greece, and Delphians celebrate it with true passion. The solemn Good Friday... Read more

Advertisement

·Weather
Weather Underground
clear

Now

79° F Clear 69% Humidity July 22, 2014 at 2:50PM

Check historic weather for your trip dates

Arriving:
Go

View more trip reports

View more travel discussions