Beaches of Tinos
- 27 May 2022
- Tinos Island
With crystal clear waters, golden sand, sunsets and endless blue everywhere, Tinos offers some… Read More
The island of Tinos is still an unexplored gem to a great extent. This small Cycladic jewel has plenty to offer to those looking for authentic Greek holidays away from the crowd, including some outdoor activities you can enjoy during your stay.
Thanks to the strong winds, the island of Tinos is ideal for experienced windsurfers and surfers. Other water sports such as kitesurfing are also available on the island. At Kolimbithra beach, there is a well-equipped water sports school, seeing that the area is exposed to strong winds. Other beaches ideal for water sports are Agios Fokas, Agios Romanos, Kionia and Agios Ioannis.
Tinos is also ideal for hiking. The island has a hiking network that exceeds 150 km. You can explore the captivating wild beauty of Tinos through various routes. The paths of Tinos are recommended for both experienced hikers and beginners, as hiking trails are divided into several categories. There are also guides available to help you discover several aspects of the island.
The area around the Volax village is ideal for Bouldering. The Exomvourgo climbing field is ideal for both beginners and more experienced climbers.
On the island of Tinos there is a diving center for lovers of the marine world. The intriguing diving points, combined with the intense biodiversity of the underwater world of Tinos, turn the island into an up-and-coming destination for diving tourism in Greece.
Vineyards – Wine tasting
A tour of the famous vineyards of Tinos and their surrounding facilities is also a worthwhile experience, as you can learn more about wine production. At the same time, you have the option to enjoy wine tasting, which allows you to taste varieties of famous wines, usually paired with local traditional delicacies.
Tinos is an island in which customs and traditions are preserved to this day, so festivals are an integral part of the life of the locals. Every year, during summer, guests enjoy the local festivals, which are organized on the island and involve eating, drinking and dancing. For many years, the Tinos Festival has been a must-attend event, not only for the island but also for all the Cyclades. Through concerts, theatrical plays, exhibitions and events with the participation of renowned artists and performers, each year the Festival promises to offer unique experiences to those who choose to attend it.
Tinos is another Cycladic destination where you can enjoy unique moments on a boat. There are several places that can be approached by boat, such as the caves of Tinos, which are accessible only by sea. Finally, a detour to the neighboring islands of Delos and Rhenia is a must.
Every year, at the beginning of the summer season, the Union of Commerce and Craftsmanship of Tinos organizes the TinosRunningExperience, a well-known event throughout Greece and beyond.