The honeymoon is the culmination of a dream, the after-marriage special moments between two people who celebrate their love, so it is important to organize a perfect honeymoon by choosing the appropriate place.
One of the best choices for the honeymoon is a trip to the greek islands as these holidays can offer you a wide choice of romantic destinations, unique landscapes and it's probably an excellent value for money destination with places to satisfy every taste and need. Here are 5 Greek islands for a perfect honeymoon, rich in attractions and romantic atmospheres.
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It is considered one of the most beautiful and evocative islands of Greece. Santorini is the most sought after destination for those who want to spend a honeymoon in Greece. It belongs to the archipelago of the Cyclades, which also includes Mykonos, Ios, Antiparos and Naxos. Santorini is accessible by plane, thanks to the presence of an international airport located near the capital of Fira.
One of the advantages of Santorini is the magnificent scenery of the island, known as Caldera, with its characteristic white houses overlooking the sea, the blue water and the panoramic view that opens to the Aegean Sea. One of the most appreciated honeymoon events is the sunset in Santorini, an experience that can give you unique moments during the honeymoon in Greece.
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One of the most hospitable and enchanting islands of the country, Milos, managed to convince future travelers that it is the ideal destination for a unforgettable honeymoon. It perfectly combines boat rides with the most blue and hidden beaches of the island and afternoon walks on Plaka's characteristic plateau.
Among the advantages of Milos are good food, many beautiful beaches, traditional settlements and touring options that will not let you pass.
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One of the most popular destinations for those who want to spend the honeymoon on the Greek islands is Crete, the largest in Greece, an island rich in history and charm that offers many magical sights and romantic honeymoon landscapes. Crete has 3 airports with two of them accepting international flights.
The main provinces of the island are 4, Chania in the west, Lassithi in the east, Rethymnon to the Central East and Heraklion to central-western Crete.
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Despite being a less famous destination than the most touristy Mykonos or Crete, many newlyweds choose to spend their honeymoon in Alonissos. It is an island barely known by mass tourism, but it is a place of shocking beauty, located in the Sporades archipelago. Alonissos is an ideal destination for those who are looking for relaxation, tranquility and romantic surroundings to spend delightful days amidst beautiful beaches, typical restaurants and boat trips to discover the island's most hidden caves and coves.
Alonissos is characterized by a close relationship between nature and the sea, a combination that resists the major tourist flows to Greece, which have not yet reached this unique place.
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Among the Greek islands, there is also the option to spend your honeymoon in Rhodes, which is located in the Dodecanese archipelago, an island with a glorious past and history, characterized by beautiful scenery and some of the enchanting beaches of Greece .
Once you get to the island, there are plenty of places to visit and spend a wonderful honeymoon on the Greek islands. It is definitely worth visiting the historic city of Rhodes, where you can admire the fortress, the ruins of the ancient acropolis and the Old Town, a protected area of UNESCO.
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Last but not least, we should mention Patmos, an island located also in the western Dodecanese. It is a small island in Greece, a simple and carefree place, a destination that is often overlooked but of rare beauty, and a place that is appreciated more and more by those seeking a romantic destination, quiet and suitable for a honeymoon. Patmos is dominated by the white, typical island houses that exist everywhere, making the landscape even more evocative, especially at sunset.
The island is a sophisticated and elegant place where you can enjoy a polite and low noise tourism, ideal for a wonderful and relaxing honeymoon in Greece.