Skyros Island

Skyros, an unexplored paradise...

Skyros is the biggest and most southern island of the north Sporades. The municipality Skyros is part of the peripheral unit of Evia. It is situated north-east of the ferry port of Kymi, approximately 4 hours from Athens. Upon arrival, visitors can see the beautiful geographic wealth of the island, the unique folkloric tradition of the people, endless sandy beaches, and many other attractions... Like...

The Monastery of Saint Georgios, a church of huge religious and architectural importance. The traditional making of ceramic utensils, wood carvings, embroideries, attires, and unique footwear called "trochadia". Two museums of archaeological and folkloric interest. Many restaurants – tavernas that offer the gastronomic wealth of the island.

And for the naturalist, unique attractions such as...
The volcanic small islands with particular natural beauty, named "Podies".
Mountains such as "Kochylas", ideal for climbing and hiking. Rare species of reptiles and birds – especially in the protected Natura region of Kochylas.
The world-renown "Skyriano pony" that lives in the southern part of island.

Useful number in case you need them:

Municipality of Skyros: +30 22220.91.206
Ship agency of Skyros: +30 22220.91.600
Local Police: +30 22220.91.274
Local Airport: +30 22220.91.625
Hospital: +30 22220.92.222
Pharmacy: +30 22220.91.111
National bank of Greece: +30 22220.91.802
Taxi service: +30 22220.91.666
Local bus: +30 22220.91.600