The small yet highly beautiful Greek island of Agistri is the perfect destination for a relacxing and enjoyable holiday away from the
crowds and noise of some of the other more
famous and popular Greek islands.
Located right next door to the Saronic Gulf island of Aegina, and just over an hours journey from the port
of Piraeus in Athens, Agistri is easily accessible for all visitors to Athens, and makes a great destination for a day break or long weekend.
Arriving at the island, you will instantly appreciate how green and colourful the island is. From the
port of Skala, you will see the famous white
domed church, which is a landmark of the island. In the region around the port, you will find a great selection of cafe bars and restaurants where you can enjoy a refreshing drink or something to eat.
Along the main coastal road, you will find a number of
great spots where you can take swim and
refreshing dip in the cool blue waters. Along the coastal road you will find a number of cafe bars, with
many of them providing free use of sunbeds and
umbrellas for customers. It’s a great idea to find such a cafe bar, so you can enjoy a cool drink, and then
spend the day next to the sea under the shade of the large
For accommodation on the island, you will find a great selection of accommodation in the main towns of Agistri, such
as hotels, apartments and rooms to let. Even though Agistri is a small island, there is a great choice of accommodation for your stay here so you can enjoy your rewarding holidays in Agistri.
If you want, you can take a seataxi over to the neighbouring island of Aegina, and enjoy the day exploring this very popular and interesting island, that has a number of archaeological sites and places of interest.
Agistri is connected to Athens by frequent ferry boat
connections. During the summer months, you will find a number of
services operating each day. However, in the winter season, the services are much more restricted and often depend on weather conditions.
If you are visiting Athens, and are looking for a quick trip to one of the beautiful Greek islands, then the
beautiful and picturesque island of Agistri is the
perfect choice. Easy access, clear blue waters, no crowds, and great accommodation and places to eat and drink, it is an island that everyone should try
and experience, even for a day trip.