Hydra island, is a famous Greek island, for its history since ancient times for its magic waterfalls that flowed there once. Is located in Argosaronic gulf, about an hour and half by ferry from Piraeus port of Athens.Hydra is also famous for its maritime history of the 18th century, the beautiful and colorful mansions lining all over the majestic hill, over viewing the scenic harbor. Hydra is a place of artist community from all over the world! Hydra is an Eco island even it is one of the most cosmopolitan islands today. Cars and motorcycles are banned from the island, so getting around could be either with a donkey, a mule or on foot. Small nice and elegant hotels offer a great hospitality and the choice either to relax, or to explore island’s natural beauties, or to learn more about Hydra’s maritime history, by visiting the Maritime Museum.
Discover Hydra, by taking a nice walk in the narrow streets, admire the unique architecture of its houses, enjoy the view of scenic harbor, or take a ride with a mule around the island or have a swim in its crystal waters. Whatever you decide to do, Hydra Island will be unforgettable to the visitor.
Enjoy Hydra Island through a visitor’s camera
Hydra Island on the Map
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