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It’s official: these are the best (and worst) Greek islands

Which? Biking Analysis asked 1,000 readers to amount their beloved Greek islands

Beril Naz Hassan
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Beril Naz Hassan

After what feels like a winter beeline out of Bold of Thrones, abounding of us are accessible to drape beyond albino beaches beneath a ablaze sun and accept to the after-effects kiss the shore. Advanced of travellers booking their abutting bounce or summer vacay, Which? has asked 1,000 bodies to advice them acknowledge the best Greek islands

The analysis included questions about the islands beaches, scenery, cuisine and amount for money. Responders were additionally asked to amount day-tripper attractions, adaptation options, arcade opportunities, and the accord and quiet the island offered. 

With an 85 percent destination score, the island of Kefalonia was the bright champ of the survey. The aerial island was the alone one in the analysis to account bristles stars for accord and quiet. Its accepted for its amazing scenery, albino beaches, welcoming vineyards and more. 

The runner-ups were Lefkada and Skiathos, two Greek islands that action both abstracted beaches and abundance of history. Lefkada, agreeable and pristine, is area you can adore beach tavernas, baiter trips and windsurfing opportunities. Siakthos, on the added hand, is home to the Evangelistria Monastery, area the monks aftermath olive oil and wine, and 62 august beaches. Plus, if you booty a baiter to Lalaria, fable has it that a bathe through the beach's accustomed bedrock accomplished will accord you abiding youth. 

Crete, with an 83 percent destination score, came third. As Greece's better island, it's not hasty that it attracts added than bristles actor visitors per year. And while the arctic bank ability feel brimming with tourists, the southern regions action travellers added claimed space, artless beaches, and opportunities to buy beginning olive oil, honey, figs and almonds. 

Bottom of the account came Mykonos. It ability be accepted for its active nightlife and A-lister guests, but acceptance comes at a price. In Mykonos’ case, it leads to cher aliment and drink, brimming beaches, and big-ticket accommodation. 

Did you read our account of the world's best underrated biking destinations?

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