Meet the richness of the culture and tradition of Skopelos island, in the most enjoyable and direct way. The tours we organize offer the most satisfying taste of the Greek island life. Scenic streets, breathtaking views, traditional tastes, cultural artifacts, traces of history and mythology – wherever your interests may lie, there is a perfect route awaiting you!
The City Journey
Location: Skopelos Town
We love our island and being proud of our unique cultural heritage, we would be excited to help you discover the authentic, genuine side of Skopelos through a local’s eyes. Instead of trying yourself to unknown roads, join a “City Journey” and experience the most warm and friendly guidance.
Leave the guidebooks behind and learn about the culture and lifestyles of people lived in post-medieval Skopelos. The route into the traditional settlement of Skopelos includes short stops for explanations and various storytellings. This small trip to the past of the settlement will give you beautiful images from the interiors of traditional houses and the variety of monuments from the Hellenistic to the Modern era. Each alley reveals a small church and every neighborhood has a unique story to tell. Wandering through the small streets, under the white balconies ends at the historic Castle, at the highest point of the settlement.
For a more complete experience we offer the option to participate in a traditional dinner. You can choose the menu in advance to enjoy it in a flowered courtyard overlooking the picturesque settlement.
Discover the traditional art of pottery and test your skills at the same time. The traditional workshop of Rodio’s family with its long history, opens its doors and welcomes you to learn the secrets of traditional art. In an environment with indelible traces of history, you will have the chance to see the technique that gives admirable handmade results.
These experienced craftsmen will take you back in time and show you the world of crafts. After a short introductory lesson and with the appropriate instructions and tools you will make your own unique creations! They will undertake to complete them in the traditional way and after a few days your elaborate art pieces will be ready to take them with you.