Syros is a Hellenic island which belongs to the Cyclades in the Aegean Sea. It is surrounded by plenty of other islands and is connected to many of them by ferry. The Northern part of Syros is rather mountainous while the Southern part is rather flat. The island has a coastline of almost 90 km and can boast with its pretty beaches, beautiful caves, crystal-clear blue and turquoise waters and enchanting little fishing villages. Pick one of the comfortable and well-equipped holiday homes Syros can offer and spend some splendid holidays on this tradional Greek island. You think you have seen everything Greece has to offer when you visited Thrace or Epirus region on the Greek mainland, a holiday on Syros will convince you that you haven't!
Stay in or close to one of the lovely holiday rentals Syros has available in its port and capital city Ermoupolis, and you will be blown away by the beauty of this enchanting part of Syros. Ermoupolis is not only the main city of Syros, but also the administrative centre of the Cyclades. The city is architecturally very beautiful and can impress with its lovely Neo-Classical and Venetian style buildings, typical Greek cube houses and enchanting Miaouli square, which is surrounded by lots of cafes and restaurants, giving it a very lively atmosphere. Ano Syros, is built high in the hills above Ermoupolis, and is definitely worth the climb. From up here, you will be able to enjoy stunning panoramic views over the islands surrounding Syros. The most famous sight in Ano Syros is certainly the Basilica of San Giorgio, which stands charmingly on top of the hill. If you are interested in spending most of your time on the beach, then stay in one of the holiday rentals Syros Island has close to the beautiful beaches of Kini, Vari, Galissas or Foinikas beach. If you want to travel in a larger group of family or friends- no problem at all- Syros holiday homes can cater to larger parties. Opt for one of the holiday homes on the island which has a terrace or balcony and watch the sun set over Syros and some of the neighbouring islands.
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