Welcome to Ios
Situated halfway between Naxos and Santorini, Ios or Nios as the local call it, constitutes an ideal destination , famous for its nightlife as well as for its unique, natural beauty. Charming chapels and archeological treasures, dreamy beaches and cultural attractions, Ios has managed to tie everything.
The capital of the island, known as Chora, characterized as one of the finest villages of the Cyclades, is full of whitewashed houses with blue windows, stone windmills, labyrinthine alleys and flowery courtyards spread amphitheatrically on the slope of the hill of the medieval castle.
The island is also famous for its unique beaches lying in magical landscapes offering many choices for swimming and lounging. Whether you are looking for a busy organized beach such as Mylopotas and Ormos beaches or a transquil and private beach like Maganari, Ios is the right place to enjoy the endless blue sea and relaxing moments.
The island also features a great variety of sightseeing attractions and spots of unique natural beauty, all combined with the unique and picturesque Cycladic character.
Choose among our great variety of luxury villas to rent in Ios and live an unforgettable experience.
Cyclades, Aegean Sea
How to get there
- By plane to Athens and from there by boat either from Pireaus port or from Rafina port (3-6 hours depending the type of ferry)
- By plane to Santorini (directly from major European cities) and from there by boat (45 min)
- By plane to Mykonos (directly from major European cities) and from there by boat (2 hours)