Rent a car in Skiathos Airport
Skiathos is the most cosmopolitan island of the Sporades as it has a huge resonance in youth tourism both in Greece and abroad. An island jewel where the green of the mountain meets the blue of the sea in perfect harmony and proportion. A place that never sleeps during the summer, with an intense nightlife, very beautiful beaches, and beach bars, but also great food. Rent a car in Skiathos Airport and discover the island!
The cosmopolitan nature of the island is reinforced by the fact that the port of Skiathos is now a haven for yachts. It is also considered one of the most popular destinations for sailing enthusiasts. The most important personality of the island and a name inextricably linked to Skiathos is the famous writer and scholar Alexander Papadiamantis, who was born and lived here. It is named after him, the most famous street of the island, Papadiamantis street. Every year in early January and early March events are held in honor of this important figure of Skiathos. His home on the homonymous street functions as a museum, attracting thousands of visitors each year.
Beaches in Skiathos
As for the beaches of the island, it is a paradise on earth. Let’s start with the most famous beach on the island, Lalaria, with the lush waters and the famous white pebbles. We continue to another well known beautiful beach, the Koukounaries, with its huge coastline, soft sand, and crystal clear water, that will fascinate every visitor. The list of amazing beaches on the island is endless. Indicatively we still mention Banana, Vromolimno, Tsugria and so many more worth a visit. But you probably won’t have the time! This is an important advantage of Skiathos. That no matter how long you stay, you always have new things to see and lots to do. On the island, you can travel by conventional ferry from the ports of Volos, Thessaloniki. Also from the port of Agios Konstantinos in Central Greece.
Skiathos Airport (JSI)
Of course, you can also travel by air from Athens or Thessaloniki as the island has an airport “A. Papadiamantis”(IATA Name: JSI). The airport is located 2 kilometers north of the city of Skiathos. It is one of the airports that is managed by Fraport Greece since 2017. Unfortunately, the airport is not served by a bus service but arrivals include a taxi service during opening hours. You will definitely need to rent a car in Skiathos airport for your trips to the island. So, you can save yourself the hassle, time, and gain total flexibility by renting a car. Book your car rental at Skiathos Airport instantly via our hellascar.com page easily, quickly and without hiding