Located between the islands of Alonissos and Skiathos, Skopelos island is pretty romantic place, which attracts mostly families and couples. The main village of the island is the village of Chora and Gloss, built on top of a hill with stunning views of the Aegean Sea.
Skopelos its size slightly exceeds the neighboring island of Skiathos, Skopelos, but still not so developed in the tourism industry, but that does not stop thousands of visitors every year to visit this island to enjoy its beauty.
The biggest coast of the island is the north-west coast, the spectacular cliffs of which rise above the blue sea and create a pretty nice picture.
The southern coast of the island is more relaxed and boasts many idyllic coves, calm clear waters, fine sand and green pine trees that descend to the level of the sea and the beaches of Skopelos make more beautiful.
Most of the beaches of Skopelos pretty well organized and have all the facilities for water sports, beach umbrellas and deck chairs, but the island also has a lot of deserted beaches, you will find making a usual walk along the coast of the island. Most of these beaches are sandy, and some are covered with small pebbles, but they are famous for crystal clear water.
Panoromos Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches on the island, part of this beach is organized and located on the south side of the island, famous for its beach Staphylos relaxed atmosphere and the blue-green waters.
The capital of Skopelos is in the eastern part called Chora, this city is also the main port of the island, and the second major settlement and the second most important port is a picturesque village of Glossa, located on the west coast of the island.
Lazing on Skopelos, be sure to visit the small church of Agios Ioannis excellent Castries, located on a cliff top, which offers wonderful views of the coast of Skopelos and the neighboring island of Alonissos. This small church is one of the main attractions of the island, especially after the shooting took place inside her wedding scene in the movie Mamma Mia.
The largest selection of property to be found on the territory of the Choirs, where a large number of different studios, rooms and upscale resorts. Also have to choose from among the hotels and traditional studios located in villages Glossa and Loutraki Panoromos and finally, there is a small selection of beaches near Glifoneri, Staphylos and Neo Klima. In order to help you determine the choice of place to live, we have prepared an overview of one of the popular hotels Skopelos.
Wonderful five star hotel Adrina Resort & Spa is located near the village Panoromos and provides services to its guests spacious rooms with windows that offer an indescribable view of the Aegean Sea. All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, satellite and cable TV, mini-fridge, kitchenette, which includes a tea and coffee maker, safe, telephone and have access to the Internet. Each room also has a private bathroom, which has a selection of toiletries and a hairdryer.The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool, an award-winning spa, which provides beauty and massage treatments, and hotel staff can arrange for a boat cruise and a variety of water sports. The hotel is also the gourmet restaurant and two bars, and guests can also relax on the sandy beach, where sun loungers and parasols. This hotel is also perfect for family holidays, the hotel staff can also provide childcare and children’s bed in your room. The hotel has free parking, which is available without a reservation, throughout the hotel also offers free internet.
If you are interested in staying on the other Sporades archipelago, read the article “Skyros – Sporades archipelago gem.”