Saronic and Argolic gulfs, placed between Peloponnese and Attica peninsulas, sheltered from strong winds, are ideal places for smooth sailing.
Invaluable jewels of two Gulfs (Saronikos and Argolikos) Argosaronikos, are its beautiful islands of Aegina, Salamina, Agistiri, Poros, Hydra, Spetses, as well as ancient Epidauros on north-eastern coast of Peloponnese
Very close to Athens, famous by their traditional architecture these islands are settled some 3000 BC, and their inhabitants are known for their great nautical experience.
Picturesque villages, islands, places relatively close to Athens, some of them inhabited and some not, are offering to every fan of sun, sea and sailing, unique moments of pleasure. Among the most popular sailing destinations, the Argolic and Saronic gulfs (shortened Argo-Saronic) with their 88 islands are waiting for you to explore.
The islands of the Argo-Saronic Gulf are located in the sea strait between the North-East coast of the Peloponnese and the West coast of Attica.
Each of them keeps its character both as regards the natural environment and architecture.
Common characteristics for all of this beauty are clean beaches, pleasant island atmosphere, hospitable people, small distances and good tourist infrastructure, numerous possibilities for sport activities, fun and good food, folk art, architecture and the local customs.[widgetkit id="19" name="Saronic islands"]