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Activities in Hydra

Hydra, noble, glorious, cosmopolitan, rich in history and traditions with exceptional architecture and unparalleled beauty inspire artists and intellectuals.

Hydra with its beaches, the blue sea, its events, romantic walks, tranquility and nightlife in cosmopolitan style, offers to the visitors intense activities, so their holidays will stay unforgettable either with their friends or with their families.

Stroll along the cobblestone streets, between the taverns and small shops with folk art, and admire the houses with their unique architecture.

Continue your tour with a walk on the pavement port of Hydra to "gaze" in the colorful shops of the beach and relax in one of the cafes on the waterfront. The shopping opportunities are many, from expensive handmade jewelry to cheap souvenirs, as well from expensive clothes to sandals, hats and other handmade items.

It is worth visiting the Historical-Archive Museum of Hydra, the Ecclesiastical-Byzantine Museum and the historic mansions of Lazaros and Georgios Kountouriotis converted into museums and do not forget to stop by the art gallery "Melina Mercouri" and other art spaces, which especially in the summer months hosts many Greek and foreign artists.

For guests who like to walk in nature, there are eleven tracks, which you can follow on foot or with donkeys. The view of the island that you will see from above is unique.

Following these routes you can visit the old and historic monasteries with its peculiar architecture with wonderful views and rare exhibits.

Hydra is surrounded by crystal blue waters. Next to the harbor or further away from it are beaches and places for swimming and fishing from the rocks or snorkeling on the rich fishing grounds of the island. Some of the beaches are very safe and ideal for children and water games.

In the most remote and secluded beaches, the beauty and solitude of breathtaking, go with boats or water taxis which leave from the center of the port.

For those who love watching movies, there is a summer cinema "Gardenia", which shows most of the successful movies.

The Hydra Diving Center is a must for anyone to experience the colorful images of the beautiful underwater world around the island.

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Activities in Hydra

Hydra, noble, glorious, cosmopolitan, rich in history and traditions with exceptional architecture and unparalleled beauty inspire artists and intellectuals.

Activities in Hydra island

Hydra with its beaches, the blue sea, its events, romantic walks, tranquility and nightlife in cosmopolitan style, offers to the visitors intense activities, so their holidays will stay unforgettable either with their friends or with their families.

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