Spring is slowly beginning to emerge, bringing with it warmer days, full of the season’s vim and vigour as nature begins to blossom all around the otherwise barren, and livid landscapes that are just waking up from the their winter slumber. Easter in Greece is an incredible time to visit as you can get a taste of it’s infamous summer vibes, while immersing into the culture & customs of the time, and discover that Greece can certainly deliver the perfect Easter getaway, for any type of traveler! Here we have selected four island destinations that promise precisely that.
A magical, Santor-dreamy retreat
Unlocking the key to a Santor-dreamy retreat for Easter, begins at the enchanting, Santorini Secret. By choosing to stay in Oia, you won’t have to leave your room or terrace to indulge in the famous Santorini sunset that will pour into your personal space, making you feel like you have just found a new sense of place, of belonging. Part of it’s amazing facilities is also the up and coming, post modern Black Rock restaurant, which will be the host of your Easter Sunday meal, also serving you incredible views of the imposing volcano to go with its refined flavours.
Santorini Secret now runs a special Santorini Easter package which couples can fully enjoy and get even more value, in an ideal romantic place where you’ll get lost in epic views and in each other. If you get the urge for exploration, you can set sail and discover Santorini‘s coast and find your favourite spot in the Aegean sea, and feel a unique sense of freedom take over.
Book here your Ferry tickets to Santorini!
Cosmopolitan moments of leisure in Corfu
As Santorini is a long time favourite and you have had a chance to visit on any other, more summery occasion, spending Easter in the cosmopolitan city of Corfu may provide a fantastic alternative. Opting to go to a city or town opens up a vast range of experiences to be had as you explore the alleys or ‘kantounia’, as they are called in Corfu. Corfu town is simply charming, quaint and colourful, full of authentic places that offer the visitor experiences that cover many decades worth of history. Steeped in artistic galore, Corfu town is for those who appreciate a bit of art, and then some! In particular, Mon Repos Palace “Art Hotel” embraces that which characterises Corfu, ready to host adults only in an elegant setting, providing you with the most sophisticated base from which to discover all the cultural attractions.
A luxury Cretan Spa break
Now if it’s pampering and tender loving care that you would like to get out of your Easter break, combined with vistas of natural beauty and all of that wrapped up in privacy, then look no further than a spa pool villa in Elounda Gulf Villas & Suites, Crete.
The serene Mirabello Gulf will greet you every morning, while the days here are yours to seize and plan however you desire. The spa pool villas are all about relaxation at a deeper level, as the spa facility is within your private quarters.
Offering a comprehensive list of wellness and beauty treatments, the Elixir spa will boost your metabolism and rejuvenate your senses. And if it’s a private beach you are craving to amplify your zen even more, then the Elounda beachfront villa is calling you. Finally, Elounda one of the best choices for most types of travellers: romance seeking couples, groups of friends and of course families, who can also enjoy premium child care services here too!