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7 Underrated Greek Islands You Should Visit

7 Underrated Greek Islands You Should Visit

Greek islands such as Mykonos and Santorini have been in the spotlight for a long time. But Greece has many stunning islands you should visit. Check out these 7 underrated greek islands for your next summer holiday in Greece.

Greece is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. After all, who wouldn’t want to visit the country where western civilization started, the birthplace of democracy, philosophy, and art? Greece is all about history and culture. The country itself is like a massive museum.

But Greece also has incredible nature to explore, both mountains and sea. If you are thinking about going for a summer holiday, there is no better place than the Greek islands. Most know of Mykonos and Santorini, but there are so many other beautiful islands to explore.

Check out here the 7 most underrated Greek islands you should visit this summer.


Milos combines crystal-clear azure waters, gorgeous beaches, picturesque villages, delicious food, and history, making it one of the most beautiful islands in the Cyclades.


Sifnos is another island in the Cyclades group featuring more than 200 churches among incredible terrain and stunning coves. It is also known for its traditional pottery, which you can explore through the many small pottery workshops in the villages.


Greece’s Kalymnos is a small island in the Aegean Sea that is renowned for both its breathtaking natural beauty and its extensive past. Adventure seekers, rock climbers, and history enthusiasts all like visiting this lovely island.


It is only seven minutes away by ferry from neighboring Paros, but this quiet island has flown under the radar. Antiparos is perfect for a relaxing weekend to explore Greek culture, cuisine, and history.


Syros is known for its colorful capital, Ermoupoli, vibrant cultural scene, and fabulous seaside tavernas. This graphic island is perfect for a relaxing holiday with your partner or family.


A ferry ride away from Santorini, this one-village island has been largely untouched by mass tourism, with easily accessible beaches and quiet charm.


Andros is a warm, welcoming place, perfect for exploring the quaint life of the Cyclades Islands. Frankly, Andros has everything you are looking for in a Greek island. You can explore cosmopolitan port towns, picturesque villages, beautiful chapels, incredible hiking trails, and stunning beaches.

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