Ios: Itineraries & tips



"Ios is one of the most relaxed islands in the Greek Archipelago."thatbackpacker.com
"Ios is one of the best Greek islands to visit and easily partnered with a trip to the islands of Santorini or Naxos."handluggageonly.co.uk
"Ios is not completely off the grid, but it's still far less busy than destinations like Mykonos."thebarefootnomad.com
"Ios is best explored by a scooter which is relatively cheap and easy to hire, just show a drivers licence."thebarefootnomad.com
"Ios is where all the young people go for great music, parties on the beach, and a week of fun with friends."hippie-inheels.com
"Ios is known as a party island but, since we traveled in late May, we discovered a different vibe."omnomnirvana.com

Middle Greece

Ioss location

Ios at a glance




1-2 nights


Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Ios


Santorini Airport (JTR)

Naxos Island National Airport (JNX)

New Paros Airport (PAS)

Milos Island National Airport (MLO)

About Ios

Ios is a village in the country Greece (see itineraries) with a population of 2,024. Furthermore, this village is in the center of Greece. It is a green city with a lot of nature. Furthermore, the nearest city of Ios is Athens. It is well known for the outstanding nightlife. Furthermore, adore the wonderful walks along the sea at Ios.

Things to do

Ios Island used to be known as the Greek island for partying – I remember hearing about it when I was backpacking a long time ago


Things to do in Ios: 17 Not to Miss

1. Things to do in Ios – Take a Boat Trip

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Ahh Ios! Here is my guide to the best things to do on Ios Island! We came to Ios to enjoy the beaches and churches and also check

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Are you looking for beautiful things to do in Ios? Add in a pretty old town, stunning beaches and glorious sunsets and you’ve bagg


3. See the sunset at Ios Club

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Eat & drink

Ios, in the Cyclades, is the perfect Greek island for all kinds of traveller. It’s great for couples, for party people and for tho


The Food at Enigma

The Food at Drakos, Ios

The food at Ios Club

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Where, oh where do I start? Although I was only in Ios for four days, I managed to sample a good number of restaurants. And there

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There are several great eating options on Mylopotas Beach Ios. I enjoyed excellent chicken souvlaki at Cantina Del Mar ...

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Do if: you want a peaceful and relaxing trip, you don’t like crowds, you want to have more interaction with the locals, you want t

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Ios may not be the first Greek island that comes to mind when it comes to archaeological sites and museums. However, there are a c

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There you have the best things to do on Ios Island! Overall I had an incredible time in Ios. I had SO MUCH FUN staying up all nigh

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I would suggest allowing 45 minutes to get between the airport and the port. ...

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I would suggest allowing 45 minutes to get between the airport and the port. ...

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, we got our room for a steal. We paid around £10 each per night, lucky us because the week after we left prices literally tripled

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. which was incredible value. We got an apartment for four with a huge balcony overlooking the water and pool area for less than

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Investors have recently come to the island and expanded beyond the traditional backpacker hostels and budget rooms and you can now

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