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Why You'll Love Kitesurfing In Evia Island!

  • Located only an hour from Athens but away from mass tourism
  • A variety of fantastic beaches with a range of spots
  • One of the windiest places in Europe in the summer months
 

Holidays At Evia Island, Greece

Evia Island is where the magic happens. Evia is the second-largest island in Greece and is an ideal and exceptional destination for people of all ages. This small island offers great local food, amazing nature and access to more than 20 beaches. It is located just one hour from Athens and away from all the mass tourism, with unmatched wind conditions almost every day in the summer months. This the perfect place to escape to and get away from the stresses of daily life. At Evia Island you can explore an undiscovered oasis and local secrets at one of the most beautiful destinations in Greece. Evia Island is one of the windiest places in Europe and offers good conditions all year round. There are also many other activities on offer on the island, giving you the opportunity to explore the natural surroundings or many secluded spots.The island of Evia has only become known as a tourist destination within the last several years. It is a land of natural beauty, cultural heritage, local traditions and popular art. Evia's locals will welcome you with a warm smile of hospitality and delicious, mouth-watering traditional Greek cuisine. Evia has an unchanged natural environment totally unaffected by mass tourism and yet it is growing ever more popular as a new holiday destination. It's a place that remains genuine, authentic and traditional.The island boasts more than 900 kilometres of coastline and 12,000 acres of natural forest and woodland. There are endless sand and pebble beaches, areas of natural beauty, archaeological monuments and museums.

Conditions On Evia Island

From the middle of March to the middle of October, Evia island offers fantastic wind conditions, whether you are a beginner or have been addicted to the wind for years. The wind strength varies from 15-35 knots and the water conditions can change from super flat to a bit of chop and at times the mid-size wind swell creates waves from 1-2.5m at certain spots. On the island of Evia you will find plenty of spots and a variety of conditions catering for all levels. The three main spots include the Port of Marmari, Lefkadi and the wave spot Kimi.

Other Activities

Escape to a world untouched and authentic. Evia Island offers a number of day trips in the surrounding area.Hiking in the famous Dimosari GorgeDimosari Gorge is ideal for nature lovers. Waterfalls, ancient riverside forests and wildlife make this a great place to enjoy a walk or hike. Water SportsDiscover snorkelling or swimming in the turquoise waters of the Petalii islands. Isolated beaches with unique beauty await you. Swim in the crystal clear waters, meet the marine life and take your own underwater pictures. In addition, during and stand up paddleboarding is also popular on the island. Marmari offers a wide variety of beaches on the Euboean Gulf as well as on the Aegean Sea. There are large sandy beaches and bays with pebbles. Some of the best beaches in the area are: Zastani, Megali Ammos, Kokkini, Fygias, Giannitsi, Agios Dimitrios, Kallianos.

Getting To Evia Island

All major European Aviation Companies operate regular flights to Athens International Airport. From Athens you can take the direct Regional Bus Service (KTEL) to the port of Rafina or you can hire a taxi for the journey to the port. From the Port of Rafina you board the ferry to Marmari. The journey takes about 50 minutes. Alternatively, Eleftherios Venizelos is by the main highway and is just 1hr drive away. Access is by bridge from the mainland.

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