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Sightseeing: 9 things to see in Skopelos island
The dense pine forests of Skopelos mix with the deep blue of the sea, creating a picture of amazing natural beauty. This is an idyllic place to relax in crystal beaches, such as Stafylos, Panormos, Agnondas, Milia, and others. The picturesque towns of Skopelos and Glossa are great for a stroll while hiking paths in the center of the island lead to monasteries and chapels. Such a chapel is the most famous sightseeing in Skopelos today: the chapel of Saint John Kastri, also known as the Mamma Mia church, after shots of the famous Hollywood movie was filmed there.
Church of Agios Ioannis Kastri
This is the church were scenes from Mammia Mia were filmed. It stands on top of a rock and gives amazing views of the island .
Monastery of Evangelistria
The Monastery of Panagia Evangelistria is located 3 km east of Skopelos Town, on the slopes of a mountainside. Surrounded by lush greenery, this monastery was established in 1712 and gives a gorgeous view of the island.
Skopelos Town is the capital of the island. Spread around a lovely bay and surrounded by pine trees, this village keeps its traditional charm and stays away from mass tourism.
Location: 5 km south east of Skopelos Town.
Stafilos, on the southern side of Skopelos, is among the most popular and picturesque beaches on the island. It is surrounded by high cliffs and the coast is organized.
Location: 8 km south of Skopelos Town.
This is a pebbled beach surrounded by a picturesque green ambience. Small fishing boats and yachts moor in the port of Agnontas in summer.
Location: 13 km west of Skopelos Town.
This is a fine beach with white pebbles and crystal water. Part of this beach is organized with sunbeds and umbrellas.
Location: 18 km west of Skopelos Town.
This is an amazing beach close to Elios. Surrounded by greenery, Hovolo has exotic water and a calm ambience.
Location: 12 km west of Skopelos Town.
Panormos is considered among the most beautiful beaches on Skopelos. It has sandy coast, sparkling water and gives a great view to the sunset.