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Agistri island Greece

Agistri island is located less than an hour from Piraeus as it is only a few minutes away from Aegina by boat. The island is a really green island with many pines and other trees. It is mostly a hidden paradise known by the Athenians and some of them have their holiday houses there. The island is one of the best destinations in the Saronic gulf for relaxing holidays away from the crowds of package tourism. During the weekends there are more visitors to the island mainly from Athens. In Agistri you will find many sandy and pebble beaches to enjoy , it has as well many locations ideal for scuba diving. There is accommodation in hotels apartments and studios.

 The island of Agistri has 2 ports the one is Skala where you will arrive from Piraeus and the other in Megalochori or Mylos the capital of the island. You can get there by ferries from Piraeus and Aegina. Both towns have all kind of shops including nice taverns and restaurants where you can enjoy fresh fish and other specialities.
Though a small island Agistri has all kind of comforts and services including a medical centre, banks, pharmacy, bikes and scooter rentals and a cinema.

In the travel agencies you will find information and ferry tickets for the other islands of the Saronic.
On the island there is a horse riding school and you have the opportunity for free horse riding on the hills of the island.
Other activities on the island is hiking, water sports, scuba diving, wind surfing, fishing and coach riding. If you want to get around there is a small bus that makes the route Skala, Megalochori, Limenaria and Aponisos.
Around the island there are smaller islands ideal for picnic and day trips those are the island of Metopi with a small church, the island Dorousa, Spalathronisi and Kyra. During July and August there are organised excursions to the Ancient Epidaurus festival from the cultural club of Aegina
Shopping: You will find almond sweets, olive oil, and various fruit sweets in jars and in some places sweets from Mykonos.
Useful Telephones
Municipality in Megalochori 22970 - 91260
Police 22970 - 91201
Port Police 22970 - 91541
Medical center Megalochori 22970 - 91215
Medical Center of Skala 22970 - 91110
Bus service 22970 - 91244
Taxi 22970 - 91455
Sea Taxi in Megalochori 6944535659
Sea Taxi in Skala 6972229720

Hotels in Agistri

agistri hotelHotel Aktaion . This hotel is located In the north east part of Agistri in Skala at the main beach of Agistri island, from the hotel you can have wonderful views to the Saronic Gulf and Aegina.
Hotel Aktaion is the ideal place for families and for the guests that are looking for a relaxing holiday next to the long and golden sand beach of Agistri.  Alternatively you can swim in the outdoor swimming pool of the hotel enjoying the sun.
Agistri is ideal for day trips to the Saronic islands, this green island is full of trees mostly pines, you can have walks to Scliri and through the pine forests and swim at the wonderful beach of Halikiada .The frequent connections with Aegina and Piraeus gives you the opportunity for daily city breaks to Athens.

Yianna Hotel Agistri: The hotel Yianna located very near to the port of Scala this family run and friendly hotel offers to the visitor a warm hospitality in modern equipped rooms and accommodation plus a wonderful swimming pool.
Hotel Yianna welcomes its new and returning visitors. Every room is decorated with style and furnished with all comforts for your convenience. Our guests can relax in the surrounding lovely gardens of the hotel and have a dip in the outdoor swimming pool. The Hotel also provides occasional entertainment at the evenings in its bar with live music and dance
The location of Hotel Yianna is very convenient and allows its guests to be very close to all kind of activities in Skala the charming beach and many taverns, restaurants and cafes

Dionysus Hotel Agistri.
The Hotel Dionysus located in the area of Skliri of the small Saronic island of Agistri, Dionysos is situated in a tranquil and peaceful location just above the sea with nice views to the Saronic gulf.
The newly built Hotel Dionysus is on the top of green hill very close to the sea and the dense pine forest in a quiet area for relaxing holidays all year and during the summer.
At the ground floor of the hotel you can enjoy at the coffee bar breakfast, refreshments, snacks, coffee and a good variety of several drinks. During the winter time you can enjoy a game of chess, a book from the library or a drink next to the fireplace.

laza beach agistriLaza Beach Inn. A new complex built in 2 levels with 10 rooms . It is located in the outskirts of the village of Skala on Agistri island, 5 car minutes from the Port of the village of Skala and 2 car minutes from the Port of the village of Milos. Laza Beach Inn comprises of taverna Yialos, and a private pebble beach with sun beds and umbrellas. There is a FREE wireless fast internet connection available in the restaurant.
All rooms are non smoking rooms, Air Conditioning, TV, a small fridge, a spacious bathroom and balcony with sea view or mountain view. The Ideal location for relaxing holidays.
You can enjoy your breakfast, lunch or dinner at the taverna Yialos which is located in front of the complex next to the sea. The restaurant offers excellent fresh food, made of local products. It is also a perfect location for parties and other gatherings. The centre of the tourist village Skala is 300 metres away. More information here.

yalos studiosYialos Studios, located in a quiet location of Agistri, just a minute away from Skala, the bustling centre of Agistri island. The studios are equipped with air conditioning, nice balconies, TV, private bathrooms and fully equipped kitchen. The studios Yialos are the ideal self catering accommodation. All rooms have great views to the blue sea, the pine hills of the island and Aegina.
At Yialos Studios you van enjoy the sea from the private beach with free sun beds next to our taverna that is located very near to the studios. Yialos Studios has also twin-bedded and double rooms that can accommodate up to four people. All rooms are spacious and airy with big balconies, the rooms are traditional decorated and they have a separate fully equipped kitchen. Some of the rooms have an extra balcony on the kitchen that you can use as your independent eating area. In our reception our guest will find all kind of information about boats and buses,  hiring bikes and excursions