9 days in Saronic Gulf Islands Itinerary

9 days in Saronic Gulf Islands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Saronic Gulf Islands trip planner

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Hydra
— 4 nights
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Poros
— 1 night
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Angistri
— 1 night
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Aegina
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Hydra

— 4 nights
Hydra is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece, located in the Aegean Sea between the Saronic Gulf and the Argolic Gulf. Change things up with these side-trips from Hydra: Spetses (Bouboulina's Museum & Ayia Paraskevi Beach) and Bouboulina's Statue (in Spetses Town). The adventure continues: stroll through Harriets Hydra Horses, don't miss a visit to Mount Eros Hydra, enjoy the sand and surf at Bisti Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at Komiseos Theotokou Monastery.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Hydra trip itinerary builder.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Hydra is an approximately 80-hour travel. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In August, Hydra is little chillier than Dubai - with highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Poros.

Things to do in Hydra

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

Poros

— 1 night
Poros is a small Greek island-pair in the southern part of the Saronic Gulf, about 58km south from Piraeus and separated from the Peloponnese by a 200m wide sea channel, with the town of Galatas on the mainland across the strait. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): head outdoors with Russian Bay, appreciate the extensive heritage of Love Bay, enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower, then enjoy the sand and surf at Askeli Beach, and finally contemplate the long history of Monastery of Zoodochos Pigi.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Poros online travel planner.

Traveling by ferry from Hydra to Poros takes an hour. August in Poros sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Angistri.

Things to do in Poros

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Angistri

— 1 night
On the 7th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Mariza Beach, then kick back and relax at Aponisos Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dragonera Beach.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Angistri tour itinerary website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Poros to Angistri. In August, daytime highs in Angistri are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Aegina.

Things to do in Angistri

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Aegina

— 2 nights
Aegina is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece in the Saronic Gulf, 27km from Athens. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Temple of Aphaia, don't miss a visit to Monastery of Saint Nectarios, then explore the world behind art at Musee Christos Capralos, and finally stroll through Moni Island Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Aegina trip itinerary builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Angistri to Aegina. In August in Aegina, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 29°C at night. On the 9th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Aegina

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

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