Adventure Life's Favorite Greek Islands & Destinations Mythology, art, architecture, and beautiful seaside landscapes make up this enchanting country on the Mediterranean coast. As you cruise through the tranquil blue waters, you will swim at some of the best beaches of Europe and visit some of the extraordinary citadels, monuments, and metropolitan ruins of the Ancient Greek civilization. Here's the highlight list of Adventure Life's favorite Greek destinations:
Delphi & Athens: As two of the most important cities of Ancient Greece, they are home to some of the most interesting archaeological sites in the Western world.
Navplion: Spend a day in the charming port town that was allegedly founded by Poseidon's son millennia ago and is now home to quaint shops, cafes, and museums.
Santorini:A naturally engaging archipelago that was formed thousands of years ago from a volcanic eruption. A visit to the flooded caldera or a ride in a cable car down the cliff are staple activities here.
Tenos:Come see Greece's holiest shrine – Panagia Evangelistria – among terraced hillsides & marble quarries.
Delos:Supposedly the birthplace of Apollo & Artemis (the Twin Gods), this city is home to fascinating ruins.