The Greek island of Skyros is one of extreme natural beauty and charm, and attracts large numbers of visitors from all over the world who come here to enjoy the fantastic beaches, beautiful locations, and the relaxing and friendly atmosphere.
It is an island that has so much to offer, and visitors are always rewarded with great memories from their time spent here. Whether you are looking for a holiday where you can simply unwind and relax, or one where you can travel around the explore the island, then Skyros is ideal.
One attraction that everyone should try and see is the famous Skyrian horses, which are a unique breed of horse, which has lived on the island since the ancient times. Today the preservation of these horses is of great importance, and there are a few farms on the island where you can visit and see these beautiful animals.
The capital town of Chora is part of the island that all visitors will most likely visit and explore. From there you can enjoy some fantastic panoramic views of the island that stretch far across the blue waters of the Aegean.
There are many other towns and locations on the island worth visiting such as the coastal resorts of Magazia and Molos which has a gorgeous sandy beach. Other popular places to experience include Atsitsa, Pefkos and Aspous.