Only a short distance from Skiathos Town, Achladies is a peaceful and picturesque resort with a small bay.
Those looking for a relaxing beach holiday, with scenic views will love Achladies. This quiet and picturesque resort, nestles in a small bay, sheltered by trees, on the east coast of Skiathos and is only a short distance from Skiathos Town and the airport. Take a local bus to Skiathos town, or head to the beach to pick up a watertaxi - an enjoyable and relaxing way to get to livelier Skiathos Town. The sandy beaches in the area are absolutely beautiful and are a magnet for those enjoying watersports.
Things To Do
Achladies Holidays - Excursions
Sunset Cruise: Admire the stunning scenery, sail across the clear waters of the Aegean Sea and stroll through the local village. Dine at a traditional Greek taverna and stargaze whilst sailing back to port.
Secret Skiathos: The only way to sail around the island in a day and uncover the true variety of beaches and stunning scenery. Why not swim at the famous Lalaria beach, which is one of a few swim stops during the day? Or, step back in time on a visit to the old capital of Kastro. Remember shhhhhhhhhh it's a secret.
Aegean Blue: Visit the two neighbouring islands of Skopelos and Alonissos in one day. Take a guided walk though the narrow streets of Skopelos or relax in a local café and watch the world go by. See the island where Mama Mia was filmed and be your very own Dancing Queen.
VIP Catamaran Experience: For an all inclusive day out relax, soak up the sun and be a VIP for the day sailing towards the crystal clear waters of Panormos Bay.
Snorkelling Safari: Discover the underwater world and look for Nemo in the clear waters surrounding Skiathos. This day will provide you with unforgettable encounters with the underwater world.
Walkabout: Join your reps to meander the small cobbled streets of Skiathos Town, with a guided tour revealing hidden treasures, stories and myths behind the town. The first drink is on your rep.
For further information and to secure your place on all the above exciting days and nights out, see your Olympic representative in resort. The best time to book is at the Welcome Get Together on the day after arrival.
Things To See
Fish market and old port of Skiathos Town: Explore the 'Bourtzi', a tiny peninsula in the harbour which used to be a Venetians fort with remains of the 13 century wall and canons.
Monastery of Evangelistria: has some amazing surroundings and is open for the public to visit. Evangelistra also has a small museum with various objects from its history. There is a bus that links the monastery and Chora several times a day.
The medieval capital Kastro: reached by one of the boat trips that go around the island, or by driving almost all the way and then walking. Don't miss the Church of Christ and the old houses.
Alexandros Papadiamantis Museum: It is the house in which Alexandros Papadiamantis, one of the most important Greek authors of the past century, used to live. The 1st floor is preserved as the house where he lived, with the original furniture and objects of the time, whereas the ground floor is functioning as an exhibition room.