Is a family vacation in Greece suitable for you?

19/04/2018

Greece is one of the top European destinations for summer vacations. With hundreds of beautiful islands, stunning beaches, archaeological sites, and a fascinating history it seems to have it all. Is a family vacation in Greece suitable for you though? Read on to find out more!

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Family Vacations in Greece

We think that Greece is ideal for family vacations. Its safe environment combines perfectly with the natural Greek tendency to treat kids especially well, and the variety of things to see and do is unsurpassed anywhere else in the world. Still not convinced? Well, we think that Greece is suitable for:

Mythology Lovers

Family friendly Tour to Delphi Archaeological Site kidslovegreece temple of Apollo oracle Pytheia

If you and your kids are mythology lovers, there really is no better place in the world than Greece for your next family vacation! Greek mythology is full of tales of heroes and monsters, Gods and quests, many of which involve archaeological sites that you can visit today. Take a trip to Delphi and see where the Oracle gave out prophecies, visit Knossos to see the lair of the Minotaur, and Mycenae where King Agamemnon once lived. Our special mythology tours and Percy Jackson Tours would be ideal for you!

Beach Lovers

If your family’s idea of the perfect vacation is to chill out on the beach and soak up the sun, then Greece is perfect for you. With over 6000 islands there are thousands of miles of beach waiting for you to enjoy, surrounded by warm , crystal clear waters. Check out the pink sand of Elafonisos beach in Crete, or Kalogria beach in the Peloponnese. Want to find out where the beast beaches are? Contact us today through the chat box, and we’ll give you our top tips!

Nature Lovers

Hiking the Samaria Gorge

Greece might be famous for its archaeological sites and great beaches, but its landscape is equally impressive. Varied terrain throughout the country includes mountains that you can ski on during the winter, huge gorges such as the Samaria Gorge in Crete, and marine parks. Interested in destination in Greece filled with natural beauty? We can help put a travel itinerary together just for you!

Foodies

Athens Vegetarian Food Tour for Families kidslovegreece Greece traditional flavours culture

Greece has one of the best cuisines in the world, so if you are a family of foodies, you are going to absolutely love it here! Traditional recipes and dishes have been passed down over generations, and the fruit and vegetables in Greece are incredibly tasty. You have to try pretty hard to find a bad meal in Greece, so take your pick from any local taverna where you are staying, and try out the menu.

Culture Vultures

Finally, if your family is after cultural experiences during their vacation in Greece, we have countless suggestions! From traditional cooking classes to pottery making, you can try your hand at any number of traditional crafts and workshops during your holiday. We’d suggest you try at least one cultural activity when in Greece. Contact our team, and we’ll suggest some that are suitable for your family based on the ages of your kids!

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Other parents say...

  • Greece really does have it all. The key to family travel is planning ahead. Determine what you want to see and then plan your itinerary.

    Nick @ GreekBoston.com

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