Ikaria is one of the largest islands in the eastern Aegean, and is one of the blue zones, that is, areas with the highest life expectancy.
An island that offers holidays for all ages and pockets, since you can spend your summer intense and simple with activities such as hiking, climbing, but also many activities, but also in the amusement, in the exceptional beauty of the hotels, with spa, swimming pools, sauna, and other amenities.
A special spot on the island is, of course, the majestic Seychelles in the village of Manganitis (north of the island), with crystal clear waters, a slightly rocky area that reminds of the homonymous island of the outside. Also, a visit will be worth the bay of Na, one of the most beautiful beaches of the island with a special natural cauldron, as there is the gorge of the river Halaris and the lake from the waters of the gorge.
Another thing that also raises the quality bar of Ikaria is Therma, where you can enjoy the hot springs visited by thousands of tourists around the world for healing purposes.
As for the sights of the place, you can not leave without seeing the Drakonos Tower near the village of Faros, but also the various museums of the island.
As far as your food is concerned, Ikaria is a place of longevity, so you will taste unique flavors of fresh fish and seafood, as well as local products such as “cure”, local sweets, famous souffi, local honey , ouzo as well as soft drinks, as well as the famous Ikarian Pomegrano Wine.
One important thing about the island in terms of your trip is the fact that the airport of the island increases its routes to and from Athens and to and from Thessaloniki during the summer months of course but of course you can find island and from the port of Piraeus.