Skiathos facilities

Skiathos Attractions and Services

- Leisure and activities; Beaches, village, and countryside

- Beach and coast relaxation and Sports & Activities

  - sunbathing, swimming, snorkelling, SCUBA (booked in village) 

   - water sports on all main beaches - water-ski, wind-surf, speedboats, sailing dinghies

   - naturist beach (technically illegal ! )

   - sea and pier fishing  

- Countryside 

   - scenic drives and sight-seeing  

   - hill and forest walks, hikes, and exploring (accompanied available)   

   - cycling (MTB/VTT)  

    - horse riding

   - Family / group holidays  and events (Skiathos weddings v popular! - call for info) 

- Village and harbour  

   - Village and harbour exploring: eats/drinks/shops, cruiser/yacht marina, fishermen's port, "St-Maarten" low-level plane landings 

   - shops, tavernas, cafes, bars, shopping and all services - see "About Skiathos"       

   - tennis club (in village)

   - Greek ambience, eats, and drinks (see 'Guest Guide' parts 2 and 3) 

      - Affordable 'food-guide' standard tavernas and restaurants (three of the 'top-10' within 12 mins walk of Orchard Villa)

      - traditional tavernas and 'zacharaplasteos' (ice cream and cakes)

      - Cafés, bars, and night-clubs

   - Services & shops

      - Doctors, dentists, clinic, pharmacies   

      - Banks, ATMs, post and tourist offices  

      - Garages and filling stations       

      - small but adequate supermarkets (and even smaller corner shops claiming to be!)   

      - laundry