Greece Family Holidays 2021/2022
Gorgeous strips of golden sand licked by shimmering waters? Tick. Wild landscapes for epic family walks? Tick. Fascinating history and fine food and drink? Tick. Greece has all the ingredients for a luxury family holiday to remember and with its islands only a three-and-a-half hour flight from the UK, it's also one of the most accessible.
Whatever the age of your children, there is something for all ages to be found among the family-friendly accommodation on islands such as Crete and Santorini. The choice of water sports on offer will ensure the Mediterranean becomes a shimmering playground for teenagers, while the rugged hiking trails on Crete and volcanic routes in Santorini are sure to keep them captivated. There are comprehensive kids' clubs for younger ones, while the Greek mythology entangled within the islands will fire their imaginations for the whole holiday. A Greece family holiday does tick all the boxes, but it does so in true style.
Greece Family Holiday Highlights
Greece has long been a classic Mediterranean family holiday destination and you won't be surprised its family-friendly resorts are well-equipped to help with everything you might need. They've thought of everything, whether it's a babysitting service to child-specific menus at all of their restaurants and tailoring early mealtimes for young ones.
A family holiday isn't meant to be complicated and Greece's family-friendly resorts across Crete, Mykonos and Santorini ensure there you won't have any stresses or worries during your time there. You can focus on enjoying Greece the way it's meant to be, free from hassle.
If you're an active family wanting to get out and explore the destination you're visiting, Greece and its islands will have plenty in store for you. If you love walking as a family, Crete's rugged interior is webbed with walking trails, including one that traces the length of Samaria Gorge – Europe's longest gorge. The volcanic landscape of Santorini is also a happy hunting ground for hikers and youngsters will love the Minoan ruins, tiny villages and lava landscapes you'll discover along the history.
Pretty scenery isn't hard to find on Greece's islands, a lot of it entangled with Greek mythology and folk tales that will fire a child's imagination. The waters of the Mediterranean can also be a playground for adrenaline seekers with plenty of water sports to be enjoyed, while those families who fancy something a little more leisurely can experience any number of cruises. This is just the tip of the iceberg – get in touch with our Greek specialists and they'll be happy to help with family activity ideas for when you're away.
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