Best Things To Do in Skiathos, Greece

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Skiathos.

Skiathos may not be as popular as other cities in Greece, but don’t let that fool you. Skiathos is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You can definitely plan a few hours of a side trip here while traveling to Athens or Delphi. You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Skiathos.

If you have plans to visit Greece and are not sure if Skiathos should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Skiathos and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Skiathos

Here is the list of things to do in Skiathos and tourist attractions in city.

  1. The Papadiamandis House

    Museum, Landmark

    Address: Chora, Skiathos 370 02, Greece

    Spiti Tou Papadiamanti is a house of famous Greek writer Alexandros Papadiamantis located in Skiathos, Greece. The house, which is converted into a museum and dedicated to the writer, has become a significant landmark in town. The house was built in the late eighteenth century and is an example of traditional architectural style. Writer of The ...Read more
  2. Open Air Cinema

    4.6 (98 Votes)
    Open Air Cinema


    Address: Skiathos 370 02, Greece

    Located in Skiathos, Greece, the Open-Air Cinema features a variety of films and as the name suggests, this is an open-air theatre. This place can comfortably accommodate 200 people. What’s more fun is catching the late-night show, under a million stars. There is a snack bar located here that serves your hot popcorn, hot dogs, beer and ev...Read more
  3. Bananarama Beach Bar

    Bar, Beach, Food And Drinks, Adults

    Address: Banana Beach, Skiathos 370 02, Greece

    Bananarama Beach Bar is a place for the party lovers. If you are one, then you will have a blast here. Located on the Bananarama beach that gets livelier by the day, this beach bar further adds to the fun. While grooving to the exhilarating music playing out loud, you can enjoy a variety of ale here. This is a place where you can grab a corner ...Read more
  4. Lalaria Beach

    4.7 (25 Votes)
    Lalaria Beach


    Address: Skiathos 370 02, Greece

    Situated off the coast of Aegean Sea, Lalaria Beach is a popular summer beach destination of the native Greeks as well as the people touring Greece. This beach is known for huge white cliffs that overlook the clear blue waters of the sea. Only reachable by boat, this beach is mostly crowded on the weekends. The beach is full of pebbles which mak...Read more
  5. Museum Papadiamanti

    4.5 (26 Votes)
    Museum Papadiamanti


    Address: Skiathos 370 02, Greece

    Museum Papadiamanti is named after the famous Greek author Papadiamanti and his house is declared as a place of cultural interest in Skiathos. You will see many displays related to his life and cultural work here in the walls. The collections are kept on the right side of the room of the entrance and at the left, there is a fireplace and the ori...Read more
  6. Banana Beach

    4.3 (99 Votes)
  7. Agia Eleni Beach

    4.3 (109 Votes)
  8. Troulos Beach

    4.4 (101 Votes)
  9. Morfo

    3.8 (66 Votes)
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  • Hi! Im going to Skiathos on the 14th of july and im looking for a scooter or an AVS to rent for three days for two persons. I wonder how much that would cost approximently, possibly the cheapest price. Best regards

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    • Even though it is hard to tell the exact prices as each rental company would charge differently, I think the basic rent for motorbikes in Skiathos starts from 7 € per day. 

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