Conde Nast Traveler has released its annual list of the 29 best island destinations for 2024. “It’s no coincidence that the Greek islands served as a source of inspiration for Lord Byron,” emphasizes the travel magazine.

The picturesque Milos, the artistic Hydra, and the gastronomic Sifnos are at the top of the list. They are followed by Santorini a preferred wedding destination, Syros with its rich culture, authentic Folegandros, Crete for true adventures, Corfu with its lush landscapes, Naxos for its distinctive gastronomy and sandy beaches, Kefalonia for family vacations, Andros for hikers and exotic beaches, Serifos for nature lovers, and Mykonos for its incredible nightlife.

Further down the list you will find the impressive Zakynthos, the deep blue waters of Amorgos, the refined Paxos, Lefkada for limitless explorations, the mythical Ithaca, the traditional Tinos, the mysterious Patmos with its unique historical and religious monuments, Rhodes for a journey back in time, the picturesque Symi, and Astypalaia for quality tranquil vacations away from crowds.
Finally, the list is completed by Skiathos for beachside reading, Aegina for all seasons, the dreamy Kastellorizo, Antiparos for vacations with a view, Leros with its beautiful architecture, and the traditional Spetses.

Destination representatives highlight this year’s travel experiences trending that secured them a prestigious place on the Conde Nast Traveler list.
According to Nikos Antonopoulos, the new Deputy Mayor of Tourism for Patmos, the island offers a diverse tourist experience with UNESCO-listed monuments, a picturesque coastline, authentic islets, alternative activities, homemade cuisine, and exceptional services, creating a destination with dynamic prospects.

Nikos Moustakas, the Tourism Advisor of Andros Municipality, highlights efforts to promote unique aspects of Andros internationally. The island’s wild beauty, diverse hiking trails, distinctive architecture, and rich history enhance travel experiences for all visitors, offering depth to our services.