Discover the beautiful hidden secrets of the island in the most enjoyable way
Syros, nonetheless, is particularly well-known for its splendid cuisine. The dishes, which are known all over Greece and which you should definitely try, are the marathon pie, the parsley, the Syros’ scandal, the goat with honey, the tomato balls, the octopus with hot tomato, the fish with dried capers, the fennel with fried onions and the turpano.
Typical is the image of the white-faced loukoumazzi with the lintels, which “invade” the ship in a few minutes that it ties in the port to sell their loukoumia. You, after choosing the taste that you like most, can continue your tasting with a halvabot.
The cosmopolitan Syros is a picturesque town that offers various entertainment options for all tastes. From the atmospheric café and bar in the capital Ermoupolis, the beaches of Posidonia, Galissas and Ano Syros, the romantic pool bar overlooking the endless Aegean Sea, the entertainment centers in the heart of the city and the nightlife, Syros promises to take off the availability of all visitors.
Following the picturesque streets of Ermoupolis, travelers are invited to relax in one of the seafront cafes of the city, gazing at the magnificent view of the sea, gazing at the picturesque neighborhoods with the neoclassical mansions and enjoying a refreshing cocktail at a bar of their choice. The sky fills with the colors of the sunset. As the night captures the cosmopolitan capital, the bright lights of the city testify to the spark of nightlife, the fabulous nightlife of Syros.
Known for its cultural culture and the coexistence of the Orthodox and the Catholic doctrine, Syros could not but celebrate its saints with a series of festivals. The Easter celebration is also a great event on the island, as well as the various cultural and sporting events organized throughout the year.
Easter in Syros is an event that you should not miss. On Holy Friday, the passage of the epitaphs of the Orthodox and the Catholics floods the streets of Ermoupolis with light, giving an even more enchanting character to the already particularly devout atmosphere.
In the framework of the cultural events “Syros Culture” a series of cultural events and festivals is organized with music, theatrical performances and visual discoveries that take place throughout the summer in the Municipality of Syros-Ermoupolis.
Wedding & Romantic Getaways
Couples who are about to marry can choose one of the many Orthodox & Catholic churches that exist on the island or marry in the impressive and unique, historic City Hall of Ermoupolis. The dreamy atmosphere and the medieval splendor that characterizes the island of Syros will surely make every marriage look like a fairytale that they will remember forever.
The newlyweds are invited to live the happiest days of their life on this enchanting island and enjoy an unforgettable honeymoon. Architectural grandeur, cultural culture, Italian and medieval influences coupled with scenic landscapes, magnificent beaches and the deep blue of Syros create an absolutely romantic backdrop for couples who want to rejuvenate their relationship to a truly fairytale destination.