There are more than 100 beautiful Aegean Greek Islands. Many of the beautiful Greek Aegean Islands have stunning landscapes full of greenery coloring the Greek islands down from the slopes up to the heights and the beautiful beaches.
It is apparently that most of the 100 beautiful Greek Islands at the Aegean Sea receive great volume of sea and land and air traffic from the main Greek land and many of the other lands in the world. The islands are rich of many natural, geological, historical, economical and cultural resources.
Among those Aegean Greek Islands, the Aegean Turkish Islands add a Turkish touch to the Turkish waters on the Aegean Sea and on few islands on the archipelago.
More than 3,000 beautiful islands cover the Aegean archipelago with beauty. They breathe the scent of the ancient Greek culture that tracks the ancient Greek back before the Hellenistic period and the era of Olympia and Mount Olympus and onwards.
Many yachts and sailboats in the Beautiful Greek Islands, some of which operate through tourism's bureaus and yachting clubs take visitors in wonderful sea tours on the Aegean Greek Islands sailing around the beautiful archipelago and from island to island as seen on the Greek Rhodes Island and the Greek Mykonos Island.
You could actually enjoy your travel to the Aegean Greek islands, see, and discover beautiful Byzantine monuments, olive groves, forsaken monasteries, secluded coves, the scent of thyme and the sleepy villages on the Cyclades, the Dodecanese, the Sporades, the Ionians and the Northeastern Aegean Group of Islands.
Hiking, biking, paddling, foot trips, horse-riding, scuba diving, swimming, windsurfing and relaxing on clean beaches, make the core of the enjoyments for visitors on the following Aegean Greek Islands. So, you could dwell in beautiful Greek memories for years to come.
This page covers most of the 100 + beautiful Aegean Greek Islands. It works as a site map to index those pages and organize the 100 Beautiful Sites Blog.
The Beautiful Samos Island
The Aegean Greek beautiful Samos Island covers 478 square kilometres in the northern Aegean. It has many beautiful beaches all around it.
The island is home to the Heraion of Samos, a great sanctuary with ruins of a temple and known as a UNESCO World Heritage Site with Pythagorion (Pythagorean), an ancient fortified port with Greek and Roman monuments and the Tunnel of Eupalions since 1992.
The Beautiful Paros Island
The Aegean beautiful Paros Island lies in the central Aegean Sea. It is 209 square kilometres and is considered one of the popular tourists' destinations.
Beautiful sites in the Island of Paros ascend from the slopes to the heights of Mount Profitis Ilias and many beautiful beaches scatter around the island.
The Beautiful Lesvos Island
The Aegean beautiful Lesvos Island or Lesbos Island and the major city of Mytilini, which takes the island's name sometimes stretches to 1,632 square kilometres in the northeastern Aegean Sea.
The island is famous for its historical past and some poets, painters and writers. It has plenty of tourists' attractions in the historical sites, the beautiful villages, the beaches and the coves. It is a beautiful birds' sanctuary on the Aegean Sea, as well.
The Beautiful Greek Mykonos Island
The Aegean Greek Mykonos Island became the top tourists destination with its entertaining nightlife and cosmopolitan features. It is charming, entertaining and beautiful place full of beautiful beaches and street full of scenes, stylized shops, restaurants and bars in the old Cycladic traditional towns.
The Beautiful Greek Rhodes Island
The mountainous Aegean Greek Rhodes Island in Greece covers and area of 1,400 square kilometres in the eastern part of the Aegean Sea and is considered the largest island in area and population of 117,007 and it has the major tourism industry.
Many beautiful Rhodes beaches attract thousands of visitors every month during summer to the island to enjoy good vacations on sandy, clean and sunny beaches.
The Beautiful Greek Santorini Island
The beautiful Santorini Island, called also Thera, is a small volcanic island. It has a population of 13,670 and it stretches to 73 square kilometres in the southern Aegean Sea.
It has also circular archipelago by the same name. Volcano and earthquake erupted in the island many times in the past and shaped it fantastically, reflecting even of the pebbles, the cliffs and coves on the beautiful beaches. This Aegean Greek island has tragic history in this regard.
The Beautiful Greek Patmos Island
The beautiful Patmos Island is one of the northern Aegean Greek Islands and it belongs to the Dodecanese complex in the Aegean Sea that covers and area of 34,05 square kilometres and it has about 3,044 populations.
The Beautiful Greek Euboea Island
The Aegean beautiful Euboea Island is the second largest Greek island in population and area after Crete. It overlooks the Aegean Sea and covers an area of 3,684 square kilometres with a population of 198,130. The narrow Euripus Strait separates it from Greece.
The Beautiful Greek Naxos Island
The Aegean beautiful Naxos Island covers 429 square kilometres in the Cyclades group of the Aegean Greek Islands and it is considered centre of the Cycladic culture. The capital city Hora takes the name of the island sometimes.
The Beautiful Greek Chios Island
The Aegean beautiful Chios Island is one of the Greek Aegean Islands and is separated from Turkey by the Chios Strait. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site because of the Nea Moni, a monastery from the 11th century located at the Provateio Oros Mountain.
The Beautiful Greek Samothrace Island (Samothraki)
The Aegean beautiful Samothrace Island covers an area of 178 square kilometers in the Greek Aegean Islands, with 2,723 populations in the north of the Aegean Sea.
It depends on tourism and fishing and the other resources include basalt and granite. The only mountain in the island is Fengari Mountain.
The Beautiful Greek Alonissos Island (Alonisos)
The Greek Aegean beautiful Alonissos Island covers an area of 65 square kilometers in the Aegean with 2,425 populations. It is the third important Northern Sporades Islands, after Skopelos and Skiathos.
This group of the Greek Aegean Islands makes the archipelago along Greece eastern coastline and it compromises 24 islands.
The Beautiful Greek Delos Island
The Aegean beautiful Delos Island covers 3,43 square kilometers near Mykonos Island and it lies in the centre of the Cyclades ring of islands in the Aegean Sea. The island is a theatre of extensive and continuous excavation because of its past.
It is said that the island was the place where the first myths of Greece shaped. The myth says among the Aegean Greek Islands, the island of Dilos was the birthplace of the twins Apollo and Artemis.
The Beautiful Greek Telos Island (Tilos)
The Aegean beautiful Tilos Island is in the Dodecanese group of 150 smaller islands and 12 larger islands in the Aegean Sea. Its name derives in the Greek mythology from Telos, the son of Helios and Halia. It has high cliffs and valleys walnut, almond and cypress trees.
The Beautiful Greek Kalymnos Island (Kalymnos)
The Aegean beautiful Kalymnos Island is the sponge divers' island in Rosario Strait the fourth largest island there in the southeast of the Aegean Sea. It was known as Kalydna but renamed Kalymna in the 4th century BC.
The Beautiful Greek Kos Island
The Aegean beautiful Kos Island covers 107 square kilometers in the south Sporades group of islands on the Aegean Sea with 30,947 inhabitants. It has stunning beaches, beautiful mountain villages and some other attractions.
The Beautiful Greek Leros Island
The Aegean beautiful Leros Island covers 111 square kilometers with 8,207 inhabitants in the southern Aegean Sea and belongs to the Dodecanese group.
Leros supported the democrats of Athens during the Peloponnesian War between 431 BC-404 BC and the bays and the harbors of the island were very important during that time and thus strategic.
In addition to the beautiful Aegean Greek Islands you read above, you may also be interested in the following pages about Greece:
Agiasos Municipality| Beaches in Chios| Beautiful Alonissos Marine Park| Beautiful Alonissos Towns| Beautiful Amorgos Island| Beautiful Amorgos Sites| Beautiful Andros Beaches| Beautiful Andros Hotels| Beautiful Andros Island| Beautiful Andros Towns| Beautiful Antiparos Beaches| Beautiful Antiparos Hotels| Beautiful Antiparos Island| Beautiful Astypalea Island| Beautiful Beaches in Chios|
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