Why should you look for Greek singles vacations and solo travel deals?
Greece and the Greek Islands provide four trips in one:
In your search for singles vacations and solo travel deals for traveling alone in the Greek Isles, be aware that not all islands are equal in price. But the good news is that there are 160 that are inhabited so you have much to choose from. Check out our sampling below of top solo travel deals and ways to have a cheap vacation traveling alone in Greece. Be sure to look for solo travel packages with no single supplements and single rooms and lodgings with reduced prices for solo travelers.
Why should you start your Greek adventures for solos in Crete? Set in the Mediterranean Sea, it is the largest of all the Greek Islands but has some of the best cheap solo travel deals for vacations traveling alone.
Its Fabled History:
Crete was first settled in 6000 BC with its Golden Age reaching its height in 1950 BC . Some of the top tourist sights are:
Crete for Sports/Active Vacations:
What can be better than both cheap singles vacations combined with an option for upgrades to luxury solo travel at a bargain price? You can find each in the colorful island of Corfu. Top solo travel deals start at far less than $100 per night. Set in the Ionian Islands, prices are lower than the more popular tourist spots, such as the beaches of Santorini and windmill-filled Mykonos. Since there is less demand by tourists to vacation in Corfu, the prices are a real good value.
For luxury solo travel deals, check out 4-star packages for single travelers way below standard rates elsewhere.
What does Corfu have to offer?
Set between Italy and Greece, Corfu has a lengthy history of its own dating all the way back to the 7th-century BC.
Things to See and Do:
Santorini For a Luxury Solo Travel Deal
Known as the Black Pearl of the Aegean, Santorini had its start in its volcanic past. It is one of the most popular spots for singles vacations. However, there are still bargain deals for 4-star luxury as well as cheap solo travel deals and singles vacation packages with no single supplement. One way to get budget deals traveling alone is to go off-season.
Things to see and do from my own trip to Santorini:
There are several good options:
For a new approach to this ancient island, see “34 Fun & Unusual Things to Do in Rhodes“, including:
Learn more at the official Rhodes tourist bureau.
Just steps from the beach!
For an unconventional view of how to spend your time in Karpathos, see the Crazy Tourist. More than many of the other Greek Islands, it really is all about the beaches!
For other things to do:
Cephalonia: More Luxury Solo Travel at a Budget Price:
I first heard of Cephalonia years ago from a Greek friend. While it does not have as much tourist traffic from abroad, it is a great place to find adventures for solos and cheap solo travel deals. The island is off the west coast of Greece in the Ionian Sea. Inhabited since prehistoric times, there is much to see and do there. In 1953, the island was badly damaged in an earthquake but has recovered.