Argosaronic Islands – Argosaronikos
The islands of the Argosaronic Gulf are like priceless gems, combining an unbelievable beauty with the symbol of a luxurious lifestyle. Located close to Attica, the picturesque islands of the Saronic Gulf – Aigina, Hydra, Agistri, Spetses, Salamina and Poros – are popular with visitors all year round. Geared up for both daily excursions and weekend breaks, they embody the best of Greece close to the capital.
The coast with its calm sea, the small quite creeks, the picturesque villages with their distinct architecture and the ancient monuments attract and entice all those who visit here. Each island maintains its own unique character. Verdurus Agistri with its beautiful beaches, the much-frequented Aegina with its pine trees, sand beaches and the famous Temple of Aphaia, Hydra with its traditional architecture, Poros with its unique natural beauty and the lemon forest and the historical and cosmopolitan Spetses with its pinewoods and secluded beaches. Together, they compose an island cluster of incomparable charm.
Currency: Euro (€)(EUR)
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Driving side: right
Calling code: +30
ISO 3166 code: GR