Set on the idyllic island of Skiathos, holidays to Megali Ammos promise chilled beach days, authentic Greek food and adrenaline-pumping watersports.

Village life

A quaint coastal village on the Greek island of Skiathos, Megali Ammos has buckets of charm. Spend time strolling past old-world buildings, stopping off in charming tavernas and little boutiques. If you're looking for some nightlife, Skiathos Town is just a 20-minute walk away. It's home to buzzing bars and restaurants, so you'll find plenty to keep you entertained.

Seaside stunner

A long sweep of sand and pebbles, Megali Ammos' Blue Flag award-winning beach is a popular spot. Its sheltered setting makes it ideal for swimming. Plus, the local watersports centre offers everything from waterskiing to canoeing. If lounging is more your thing, don't worry – there are quiet places to relax to the east.

Greek dining

When it comes to delicious eats, you'll find lots to keep your taste buds happy here. There's a cluster of restaurants on the seafront serving authentic Greek dishes and treats. Order meze – a type of Greek sharing platter – for a traditional feast before heading out for an evening stroll. There's also an impressive selection of seafood restaurants in nearby Skiathos Town.

At a Glance

  • Hit the waves on a banana boat
  • Feast on traditional Greek food by the sea
  • Browse local craft and jewellery boutiques