Trivago: The 10 Most Popular Destinations to Vacation in Greece this Summer, According to Greeks (photos)

Want to know where the best places to go for an amazing summer vacation in Greece? Check out where Trivago deems the 10 top destinations that Greeks are going to this summer to relax, soak up the warm sun and chill out at the seaside!

1. Chania, Crete

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Beaches, history and Cretian traditions makes taking a trip to Chania a true vacation that the whole family will enjoy! Same as last year, Crete is the number one destination for Greeks to vacation.

2. Santorini

SantoriniEveryone loves the exotic allure of this volcano island, and Greeks are no exception as Santorini comes in second place on Trivago.

3. Zakynthos

SHIPWRECK NAVAGIOZakynthos comes in third on the list, and is it any wonder? Just look at where you could be right now if you were visiting this breathtaking island!

4. Naxos

naxosNaxos is the largest of the Cycladic islands and offers great food, beaches, archeological sites and easy access to other islands in the area. It comes in number four on Trivago’s list.

5. Corfu

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Number five in ranking, and a favorite island for many Greeks, Corfu has beautiful turquoise beaches and a slower pace of life that makes it a perfect, relaxing escape from the daily grind.

6. Paros

ParosConveniently located near the mainland, making the island a perfect escape for a few days. Small, quaint and charming with picturesque harbors and fishing ports along with nature and trails for exploring puts Paros at number six.

7. Rhodes

faliraki-rhodesHistory, archeology, small town squares, beaches and great food makes Rhodes a popular destination for Greeks, coming in at number seven on the list.

8. Lefkada

Beautiful beaches everywhere and tons to do as far as water activities and sports is why Lefkada is ranked at number eight on Trivago’s list.

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9. Milos

milosMilos, coming in at number nine on the list, is a great place to go scuba diving or just hang out at the beach. The island offers much to explore and natural geographical beauty with moonscape allure!

10. Kefalonia

Greek-Islands-KefaloniaBeautiful and full of tradition, Kefalonia is number ten on Trivago’s list. An island with amazing pristine villages, authentic culture and great food, it is easily traveled by renting a motorbike. Also filled with nature and exploration, the island is a popular destination for Greeks.