Attractions in Hydra

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Town

Town

The town of Hydra, one of the most beautiful you will come across and the most unique on the island, is listed. It is spread over two rocky hills and is full...

Port

Port

This is the first and last stop for visitors. The port of Hydra welcomes you to a "picture" full of grey, white and blue while you try to divert your gaze...

Town

Rafalias Pharmacy

Rafalias Pharmacy is housed in a beautiful listed mansion more than a century old and, without exaggeration, is one of the most famous pharmacies in the...

Port

Merchant Marine Academy

The Merchant Marine Academy near the statue of Andreas Miaoulis is housed in the Tsamadou Mansion, donated by the owners to the Greek state for this purpose....

Town

Mansions

The peculiar local architecture entices you with imposing mansions which are the key pieces to the puzzle. Hydra, one of the most beautiful islands in the...

Faros Zourva

Zourva Lighthouse

You will notice the Zourva lighthouse in the east of part of Hydra. It is difficult to reach on land as the area is rocky and inaccessible.

Town

Churches & Monasteries

There are 6 monasteries and 300 churches on Hydra, a relatively large number considering the size of the island.

Port

Tobazi Mansion (School of Fine Art)

This is one of the most beautiful buildings on Hydra with great cultural significance. The Tobazi Mansion is located to the west of the port on an uphill...

Port

Historical Archive Museum

The Historical Archive Museum is located by the port of Hydra, 2 minutes from where you disembark the ship and just a few meters from the sea.

Port

Lazaros Kountouriotis Mansion

The historic Lazaros Kountouriotis residence is a typical example of traditional Hydra architecture built in the late 18th century during the economic boom...

Dokos Island

Dokos Island & Dokos Lighthouse

Dokos island, in between Hydra and the Argolid coast, is a tiny, barren strip of land in the sea which was inhabited -according to sources- in the neolithic...