Greek Islands

Most visitors to want their trip to include, or even to be devoted to, the islands, but may initially be bewildered by their number and variety.

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The are a group of Greek Islands, located in the southern part of the . Photo: Tango7174, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The are a group of 15 larger plus 150 smaller islands in the southeastern and Eastern Mediterranean, off the coast of , of which 26 are inhabited. Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The refers to the chain of Greek Islands stretching along the west coast of in the Ionian Sea. Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

is one of the largest and most fertile of the Greek Islands, and is one of the most visited because of its combination of beaches, archaeological sites, and extensive medieval town. Photo: Tango7174, CC BY-SA 4.0.


The designation covers the easternmost Greek Islands of the Aegean Sea. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The North Aegean Region is one of the thirteen administrative regions of Greece, and the smallest of the thirteen by population. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The lie in the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea southwest of Athens. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The have a quite different atmosphere from the travel-poster Greece of the… Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Greek Islands

Latitude of center
37.7164° or 37° 42' 59.1" north
Longitude of center
24.5187° or 24° 31' 7.5" east
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Greek Islands
  • Dutch: Griekse Eilanden
  • French: Îles de Grèce
  • Greek: Ελληνικά νησιά
  • Greek: Νησιά της Ελλάδας
  • Hebrew: האיים היווניים
  • Italian: Isole greche
  • Russian: Греческие острова
  • Spanish: Islas Grecas
  • Spanish: Islas Griegas
  • Swedish: Greek Islands

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