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List of best Greek islands to visit. This list ranks the top islands in Greece to help travelers find the right Greek island out of more than 1,400 islands. Among the best travel destinations in the world, the islands of Greece are a top destination for travelers seeking beautiful Mediterranean waters, popular resorts, quaint villages, and of course, surf, sun and sand. 

From nightlife to wildlife, vistors can find plenty of things to do in the Greek islands. Because there are so many islands of Greece, some of which are uninhabited, the Greek islands are loosely grouped in clusters. The most popular group of Greek islands are the Cyclades in the central part of the Aegean Sea. The Cyclades is comprised of top island destinations such as Mykonos and Santorini. Another major Greek island destination is the island of Crete, the largest and most populous Greek island with many major attractions such as luxury hotels, archaeological sites and museums. For those who are more adventurous, the Greek islands offer a number of minor islands for exploration. Looking for a secluded getaway vacation? Smaller Greek islands such as Milos and Icaria offer serene beaches, tranquil crystal clear waters and idyllic village life. 

What is the most popular Greek island to visit? Use this list to rank the best islands in Greece. If your favorite Greek island to vacation on isn't on the list of the top Greek island vacation spots, make sure to add it.

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Crete is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Crete 8336.0

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Santorini is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Santorini 73.0

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Corfu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Icaria is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Zakynthos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Ithaca is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Ithaca 117.8

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Paros is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Milos is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Milos 160.15

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Hydra is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Cephalonia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Cephalonia 759.0

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Skopelos is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Skopelos 96.23

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Mykonos is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Mykonos 105.2

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Thasos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Thasos 379.0

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Skiathos is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Cythera is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Cythera 279.59

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Lefkada is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Leipsoi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Patmos is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Patmos 34.05

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Delos is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Delos 3.43

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Karpathos is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Spetses is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Sifnos is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Sifnos 73.94

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Syros is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Syros 83.6

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Amorgos is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Amorgos 121.46

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Folegandros is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Folegandros 32.22

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Poros is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Samos is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Samos 477.4

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Lemnos is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Kos is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Kos 287.2

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Naxos is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Naxos 429.78

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Euboea is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Euboea 3684.0

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Skyros is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Skyros 223.0

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Ios is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Ios 109.02

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Lesbos is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Lesbos 1632.8

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Chios is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Tinos is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit
Tinos 194.6

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Sporades is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Andros is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit

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Salamis is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Greek Islands to Visit