Discover where to head for the greatest beach holidays in Greece.
Part of the Dodecanese group of islands, Kos is well known for its party atmosphere. Head to popular coastal spots including Kefalos, Marmari and Kardamaina and you won't be far from the best nightlife locations.
One of the Cyclades islands, Ios is another great place for dancing late into the night after a day at the fantastic beaches. The beach of Agia Theodoti boasts a wonderful exotic atmosphere, while Milopotas has an outdoor amphitheatre you can visit if you get bored with the beach.
This Ionian island is known for having many of the best-quality beaches in Greece. Head to any of the east or south coast towns for amazing seaside spots that offer a calmer vibe than some of the previous destinations. There are plenty of bars and restaurants for evening activity though and the north and west coasts have stunning cliff formations to admire.
This is in the same island group as Zakynthos and is very popular because it has a lot to offer every kind of traveller. Jump into the nightlife at resorts such as Kavos, or head to Nissaki for perfect family-friendly, peaceful conditions.
A foodies' paradise, Crete is the largest Greek island. The town of Malia has a top reputation among party goers, and Chersonissos enjoys a chic and tranquil atmosphere. This is one of the very most popular islands for beach holidays in Greece. Be sure to try the local Crete cheese pies!