Welcome to Ikaria (Icaria), majestic island of the Aegean Sea & home of the mythical Ikaros. Visit Ikaria and discover pure nature, wild beauty, stunning mountain landscapes, unspoiled beaches, therapeutic hot springs & friendly people.
Rare amongst the Greek Islands, Ikaria has remained true to herself and to the ways of her people - the Ikarians.
Tourism on Ikaria unimposing for all and reflects an "Ikarian Balance" between nature, freedom, time & development.
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The Best Greek Island for Nature Lovers.
Ikaria is also 1 of only 5 worldwide BlueZones - regions of extraordinary longevity & health.
Ikaria offers something for everyone: remote & cosmopolitan beaches, choice of accomodations, the famous Ikarian "Panagiria" (celebrations with music, dancing, food & Ikarian wine), archeological & religious sites of interest, wineries, language & cooking classes and fun outdoor activities.
Island Ikaria, Greece adventure travel activities include: hiking & walking, cycling & mountain biking, kayaking, fishing, caving, snorkeling, sailing, beach & jeep safaris, sightseeing trips & Longevity BlueZone tours.
Choose from Daily, 7 or 5 Day All Inclusive Tours.
Crewed and bareboat charter in Ikaria, Greece is available on a daily or weekly basis. Sail around Ikaria and to the nearby Greek islands of Mykonos, Patmos, Samos, Fourni & beyond. If you are interested in sailing around Greece on a catamaran or bareboat yacht charter before, during or after your holiday in Ikaria please see the information for yacht charter in Greece.
CNN TV Travel Show
New York Times Magazine
Greek Islands Travel Ezine
Washington Post (Travel)
by Alexandros Efthimiopoulos
BBC New Magazine
ABC News Video