The 5 paradises on Earth which are present in Greece

Essentially the most valuable items are available in small packages, identical to the islands that you’ll get a style of under. The sophistication they’ve, the historical past, the tradition and the mesmerizing magnificence they’re blessed with will lure you in to witness all of it for your self.

You should have stepped away from the mass crowds, from the countless nightlife and you should have entered a brand new world that’s ambrosial and angelic. With extra genuine experiences and with courteous locals, you should have your most significant trip on these distinctive islands.

How can one island be so tiny however in possession of all these parts that make it unforgettable? Discover out under!

Paxos & Antipaxos

Solely about an hour away from Corfu, there lays the magnetic island Paxos. With simply three villages and a couple of,300 everlasting residents, Paxos is among the most picturesque islands one can go to in Greece. The villages of Gaios, Lakka and Loggos may be visited simply in solely at some point, however we assure you {that a} lifetime received’t be sufficient to really respect the dazzling surroundings. The capital of the island is Gaios and it is protected against tough seas by the 2 little islets of Panagia and Aghios Nikolas, residence to a monastery and three little church buildings. Sail to the island of Antipaxos that’s even smaller, with fewer residents and principally coated in vineyards. In 15 minutes you’ll attain an island with clear turquoise waters, virgin seashores and you’ll discover your peace.


Koufonisia is a cluster of three islands, Higher Koufonisi, Decrease Koufonisi and Keros. They was the key gems of the Cyclades, however now are cramped with vacationers, as their appeal and heavenly aptitude wasn’t in a position to keep hidden for too lengthy. The Higher Koufonisi is the one one which holds everlasting residents, with near 400 individuals dwelling there all 12 months spherical. The opposite two islands are solely reachable by boats and are beautiful for day by day excursions and tenting journeys. These islands will fascinate you, as they appear as in the event that they have been taken straight out of the Caribbean simply to be showcased within the Aegean Sea for a couple of months.


Kastelorizo is a distant island the place the film Meditarraneo was filmed in 1991. Its vivid colours and its amphitheatrically constructed harbor will spellbind you and when you really understand what there’s to see on this island, you absolutely will e-book to remain a couple of extra nights. The Lycian Tomb is among the must-sees of the island. It’s a 5thcentury BC grave constructed right into a rock face, a very spectacular web site. The church buildings of Aghios Konstantinos and Aghia Eleni in addition to the 14th-century fort Kastello Rosso (which gave the island its title) are additionally landmarks that musn’t be missed.  Nonetheless, the true masterpiece on this island is the blue cave. Locals say that the water has taken the deep blue colour from the solar’s reflection within the partitions of the cave. You can not seize the exact colour of it along with your digicam, it’s essential to expertise it and see it for your self!


Situated within the Dodecanese, Symi is a small jewel that has round 2,500 everlasting residents. The island primarily lives off of tourism so it’s pure that throughout the summer season months, the variety of residents will increase. Gialos is the port of the city and it’s famously identified for its vivid coloured neoclassical mansions constructed throughout it. Stroll the 500 steps to get to Ano Symi (the island’s capital) and take within the extraordinary view!


Gavdos is the southernmost Greek Island, positioned within the Libyan Sea, 45km from Hora Sfakion in Crete. There are solely 50 everlasting inhabitants on the island of Gavdos all 12 months spherical, however the digits go up to a couple 1000’s throughout the summer season months, because the island welcomes many vacationers who’re primarily nature-loving campers. Kastri, is the capital of the island and it’s the place the locals stay. Though it’s a utterly off the grid island with not that many lodging and taverns, the gorgeous sandy seashores will make up for it!

Maria Nikolakaki is Managing Associate at Beyond Spaces Villas.

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