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POSTED ON: June, 11 2021

Which is the best Greek island for a honeymoon?

The stunning scenery with blue, crystal clear waters, golden or white sandy beaches, luxurious fine dining, and renowned Greek hospitality are the best option when it comes to planning your honeymoon. Newlyweds want to make sure their honeymoon is remembered for a lifetime, packed with amazing, magical moments, enhanced with romance and love, so Greek islands are the perfect destination to go. The scent of jasmine, basil, and olives makes the experience unique, and the countless opportunities for activities simply cannot be missed. All Greek islands are a match made in heaven just like you and your beloved one.

As the options are endless, you need to carefully examine which Greek island best fills your needs. So, which is the best Greek island to spend your own, unique, and unforgettable honeymoon?

Top 4 islands to spend your honeymoon in Greece



There is no more romantic place than the all-time gorgeous Santorini island. World-renowned for its magnificent sunset over the volcanic caldera and the picturesque whitewashed houses and the blue-domed churches, Santorini is one of the most famous Greek islands to spend your honeymoon. As with all Greek islands, the sea is stunning, but there is one more thing that makes it stand out. It is a luxurious island with 5-star boutique hotels that offer amazing views and fine dining opportunities.

Only just a couple of hours from Athens. Santorini offers the best must-see sunset in Greece, so get the chance to visit this spot that will leave you speechless. Snuggle up to your most loved person in the world and watch the sun go down from a private balcony or an infinity pool. It sounds dreamy, but it is real all the way. Most of the hotels are located along the cliffside of Thira, Firostefani, Oia, and Imerovigli, and offer an amazing view of the caldera that leaves every guest in complete awe. 


Another amazing fact about Santorini is that its beaches vary due to volcanic activity. Pick your favorite one, a black sand beach, red sand beach, or golden sand beach, and dive in the amazing Aegean waters. Apart from its natural beauty, Santorini has a huge culture for you to discover. Visit Akrotiri archaeological site, indulge in wine-tasting tours, or boat trips, and shop at the designer boutiques. Last but not least, don’t forget to taste the amazing local cuisine all around the island, so get yourself some wheels by Kosmos Car Rental and explore the island with your favorite person in the world.



Crete is the largest of all Greek islands, found at the top south of Greece. It is an amazing place to visit all year round and offers countless opportunities regardless of your style, age, budget, or interests. You can choose between relaxing at the amazing beaches, hiking on the mountains, diving, or visiting the vast archaeological sites it offers. 

Get to create amazing memories in Crete with your beloved one and get to further bond while engaging in various activities. Rent a car from Kosmos Car Rental and plan a road trip as Crete is quite big, and visit world-famous historical sites like Knossos Palace, Spinalonga island, and the Venetian towns of Chania and Rethimno. Don’t forget to pay a visit to the picturesque mountain villages and enjoy nature in all its splendor. Hike hand-in-hand or take some time to relax and enjoy your marriage while at the beach, or while tasting the delicacies Crete has to offer. 


Needless to say, raki is the local beverage that accompanies most of the meals of the day, so don’t forget to enjoy some with your person. Try some raki-based cocktails in luxurious restaurants or taste its glory as it is in local tavernas alongside traditional dishes.

Elafonissi beach is known for its pink sand and Balos Lagoon for its mesmerizing shades of blue and turquoise waters. Plan some scuba diving as a couple, or watch the baby sea turtles hatch on the moonlight. If you are amazed by just imagining it, why don’t you see for yourself?



If you enjoy the quiet side of life and you are looking for a relaxing experience far from the vivid nightlife and lights of the Greek islands, there are opportunities for you without missing out on their gorgeous beauty. Milos is one of these islands, made famous by the statue of Venus, and it is guaranteed to dazzle you with its delicious food and amazing beaches that look like Instagram posts!

milos island

Sarakiniko beach is one of the most beautiful landscapes you could ever witness. In fact, it has been googled millions of times as it looks unreal. The volcanic sediment has created a white rock that forms shapes in a unique formation. You wouldn’t miss that for the world! Milos is one of the top choices for newlyweds as there is a Greek prophecy that wants couples that go to Milos for vacations to stay forever together and madly in love!

Kleftiko’s underwater caves are also a true gem in Milos. Don’t forget to pay a visit there, too, and get to indulge in one of the most romantic sceneries you could ever imagine. Moreover, feast on delicious food, taste the wide variety of Greek wines and don’t miss sightseeing at the historical sites for a 360 Greek island experience.



The fun-loving, adventure-seekers of vivid nightlife, parties, drinks, and loud music have a special place in Greece that can fill all their needs. The island that is in the spotlight every year is Mykonos. It’s the island of temptations and dionysian lifestyle, packed with the stunning beauty of the Greek islands’ landscape, deep blue seas, and bright sun. If you are looking for a place unlike your cosy garden, indulge in this giant festival of fun and experience the partying frenzy next to celebrities, gorgeous beaches, all in a high sensual atmosphere.

mikri venetia

However, despite being renowned for its avid nightlife, Mykonos is also one of the most luxurious and romantic destinations for couples. If you belong to the elite, it is definitely worth visiting. Mykonos has some of the best Greek beaches and offers luxurious hotel boutiques and high-value restaurants. By all means, don’t forget to visit “Little Venice” during sunset, one of the most romantic places, ideal for a candlelight seafood dinner with your loved one. If you are a “trendy” couple that loves to be amongst the “in crowd”, Mykonos is definitely the place for you.

Get to explore all these amazing destinations with your life partner in the comfort of your own vehicle. Kosmos Car Rental one of the top car rentals of Greece guarantees to provide you with top-quality vehicles during your stay in one of the best Greek islands for your honeymoon. 

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