Let the magic of nature indulge you, while discovering Skopelos!
Nestled between Skiathos and Alonissos, Skopelos enchants with lush forests, azure waters, exotic beaches, charming harbors, and Byzantine monasteries dotting idyllic landscapes. Live your movie moment at Ai Giannis in Kastri, famed as "Mamma Mia's" church on a cliff's edge. Discover the enigmatic Drakontoschisma gorge, a repository of island legends and untold secrets.
While Chora's alleys exude charm, don't miss Glossa, where stunning views and sunsets mesmerize. Skopelos beckons as nature's symphony and a treasure trove of stories. Your journey to this idyllic haven, where each moment is a masterpiece, starts now.
Enjoy the local cuisine in Skopelos
A feast of local flavors awaits the lucky ones who will visit Skopelos. Some famous local dishes that you should try are the roast stew, the meat with the quinces, the local goats and the pork with plums.
Best time to visit Skopelos
An ideal time to visit Skopelos is during the summer season, from late May to mid-September where in addition to the beautiful beaches with turquoise waters you will have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful villages and the beauty of nature.
How to use transportation in Skopelos
Airport/port transfer options
Skopelos is connected to mainland Greece by ferries from the ports of Volos, Evia (Mantoudi, Kimi) and Agios Konstantinos.
The island is also an ideal destination for island hopping in the Sporades, as it has frequent itineraries to the other islands of the complex and ferry tickets are quite cheap. Skiathos with its international airport is the nearest island connection.
Other choices are the airports of Thessaloniki (about 200 klm from the port of Volos) and Athens (about 350 klm from Volos)
Transportation to the island is done by KTEL buses that often run the route Skopelos Town - Glossa with intermediate stops on beaches and villages while there are taxis to facilitate you.
The best solution is your own car to explore the island but also to visit the countless beaches that exist. Alternatively you can rent a car or motorcycle from Skopelos Town.