Quietly floating in the Saronic Gulf, Hydra is one of the lesser-known islands of Greece. Still largely undiscovered by tourists, you’ll be astonished by its virgin landscape, splendid neoclassical mansions and rich history. The island is frequented by artists and bohemian lovers who look for that one serene place to call home, if only for the summer. Care to join them? Here’s why you should visit Hydra.
Enchanted by this artistic island? Book your stay at one of Hydra’s best hotels now on Culture Trip. The island isn’t too far from Athens, so why not take a trip to the capital, too? Stay at one of the best hotels in Athens, visit some must-see historical sites or chill out on the best beaches nearby before heading to a rooftop bar for a well-deserved drink.