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About POROS ISLAND

POROS island

Close your eyes and whisper "Greece".
Let the blue sea fload your existence and the hot sun caress your skin.
Pick one greek island to live this experience...

Poros is one of the most popular island destinations.
Lying gracefully in a small distance from Peloponnese, is the only "male" Greek island while others have female gender.
Created from the volcanic activity of Methana's volcano,Poros is formed from two smaller islands, Sfairia and Kalavria.
The narrow sea passage between those two is where the name "Poros" came from-means the "pass way".
Poros town is actually built above a small arched caldera, the source of all the island's energetic vibes.
When highlighting Poros, the ancient sanctuary of Poseidon cannot be forgotten.
A worship place as well as an asylum that offered protection to those in need, like Demosthenes the famous orator of Ancient Greece.

Today, Poros maintains its picturesque town with traditional buildings across the seaside and in the narrow white painted island paths...
Being a destination that has strongly inspired writers and poets, Poros has undoubtedly an effortlessly nostalgic aura.
Also, a big variety of restaurants and bars can easily satisfy even the most demanding visitors.
Well-known for its local fishing tradition, Poros seafood is an outstanding gastronomic experience.