The SKIROS PALACE Complex is spread on the beautiful and quiet Aegean beach Gyrismata. The famous beaches of Molos and Magazia, with a variety of taverns and beach Bars are 10 minutes away. while the picturesque town of Skyros, at a distance of 5 km. Seven traditional two-storey buildings among lush gardens, together with the main Reception building constitute theComplex.
Enjoy our traditional cuisine, in rich buffets, in the main restaurant with products from our Orchard, with Aegean View and themed gastronomic evenings. Relax at the Pool Bar in front of the Pool with your coffee, drinks and Snacks or in the main Square under the Mulberries overlooking the sea and our little church. Work out at our Tennis - Basketball court and gym or enjoy a pool of ping pong kai Billiards.
The playground and our Skyrian Horses are waiting for our little friends. Have fun at the Amphitheater, where dance and music nights are organized under the Skyrian Moon. Enjoy the Sun and the endless blue of the Aegean Sea on the Sunbeds of our Beach.
SKYROS: THE UNTOUCHED BEAUTY
Get to know the hospitable simple and Authentic Beauty of the island, with the picturesque port of LINARIA, the Wild south side with the Cycladic Architecture perched on the rocks and the endless view as well as the Northern part with the scenery changing completely with the Green bays and the pines to touch the sea.
- The picturesque town of SKYROS, perched on a remote rock with the narrow picturesque winding streets and the large army, with the Byzantine castle and the monastery of Agios Georgios, the square of Eternal Poetry (BROUK square) with a breathtaking view and the folklore Museum FALTAICS with rich Collections from the Traditional culture and the history of SKYROS.
- Visit the Archaeological Settlement PALAMARI, one of the most important prehistoric settlements of the Aegean where ruins of impressive road and port buildings were found with pottery, stone utensils and tools on display at the archeological site.
- Discover the Beaches of the island that will satisfy every taste, from the pine trees northwest of Agios Fokas, Pefkos, the windless Kyra Panagia, the Green Atsitsa, Agia Petros in the forest, in the endless KALAMITSA and the picturesque bay ACHEROUNES next to the Port, in the two most famous resorts under the country, MAGAZIA and Molos with the picturesque harbor and finally the Great beach Gyrismata.
-Do not miss the opportunity to make a day trip to the island SARAKINIKO with the crystal clear waters and the sea caves Pentekali and Peritrepiti. Boats start from the Port and Pefkos.
THE SKYRIAN HORSE
The small breed of Skyros horses is today one of the rare breeds that exist in the world. It is one of the indigenous horse breeds of Greece that existed in antiquity in all of Greece. He managed to survive in Skyros, hence the name. Today, there are 260 Skyrian horses throughout Greece, of which 187 are in Skyros and live in small herds. You can see them on visitable farms and estates of the island, as well as in our Unit.
THE GASTRONOMY OF SKYROS
The traditional cuisine of Skyros will impress you with its quality and simplicity. The main protagonist of most local dishes is the wild local goat, and the seafood from the trawls of the island (famous fishing spot) but also lobster - the famous lobster spaghetti is served almost everywhere and it is worth trying. It stands out from the cheeses the gruyere with a spicy taste, the fresh and dry mizithra and the sour cheese, a wonderful white soft cheese from goat's and sheep's milk with a slightly sour taste and yogurt texture. Local fava and local pies are famous, such as the oil pie made with fluffy dough and served with Skyrian cheese and local pure thyme Honey of excellent quality.
ACTIVITIES FOR EVERYONE
The combination of mountain and sea allows for many activities, such as hiking (there are eight marked routes to discover diversity Skyrian landscape), cycling, horseback riding, climbing, bird watching, 4x4 routes for jeep lovers, windsurfing, diving, sailing and water excursions on deserted beaches.
SKYROS is the southernmost but largest island of the Sporades and is located east of Evia, in the heart of the Aegean. It is accessible BY AIR: with frequent flights from Athens with AEGEAN and Thessaloniki with SKAY (Duration 20 minutes) and BY FERRY: with daily itineraries with FERRY from KYMI (duration 1.45 minutes).