The best Greek islands for a couples getaway

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Whether it is for a Valentine’s weekend, a birthday or just because you feel like it, the Greek Islands are some of the most romantic and relaxing places on Earth.

If you and your partner are looking for the perfect place to get away and spend some quality time together, you should definitely consider one of these beautiful islands.


When thinking about a couples holiday In the Greek Islands, the first place you will undoubtedly think of will be Santorini. The whitewashed buildings against the bright blue sky and sea is an image many will recognise.

Santorini is home to beautiful beaches and offers plenty for an explorer to do. You could head up on hiking trails, explore on quad bikes, or head out onto the Aegean Sea on a boat.

Coming ashore, you will want to head to Fira, Oia, or Imerovigli to catch an incredible sunset in the evening.


This island may have a reputation for being the island to party but that doesn’t mean that someone looking for a quieter occasion won’t enjoy it.

If you still want to explore the island’s great heritage and history without constantly bumping into the partygoers, a private Mykonos villa will be just the thing for you, offering you the chance to sit back and relax in complete and utter privacy.

You can step out whenever you want to and see the sites of Mykonos town or a village. Perfect for a couple who wants to feel like they are the only two in the world.


Greece’s largest island has plenty for everyone to do. History lovers should definitely head to the Palace of Knossos and Psychro Cave where it is said that Zeus was hidden when he was a baby.

Explore the ancient streets of Heraklion and Chania and enjoy some local cuisine in a taverna on a high cliff. Any couple also looking to get some party time should think about heading for Malia.

This beach resort is incredibly popular with partygoers from across Europe and should give you the perfect chance to relax during the day and party all night.


Heavy in history and myth, Corfu is one of the most beautiful of the islands. Head to Kavos if you want to get some partying done. This town is bustling with bars and clubs to wow everyone…

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