Known for being walkable and family-friendly, the Samos Town neighborhood offers many convenient options for restaurants and bars. The neighborhood has many charming qualities, its friendly people among the more noteworthy. Outdoor settings, such as the sea, beaches, and island views, attract many visitors. Book your hotel now and use Samos Town as your home base for exploring the sights in and around Samos.
Sightseeing around Samos Town
The local monuments might be a top draw, but there are many others. For cultural attractions, head to Samos Archaeological Museum, Natural History Museum of the Aegean, and Paleontological Museum of Mitilini Samos. Monuments like Zoodochou Pigis Monastery, Church of Agios Spyridon, and Agia Triada Monastery are well regarded. Some landmarks that can't be missed include Panagia Spiliani Monastery, Monastery of Panagia Spiliani, and Tunnel of Eupalinos. Adaland Aquapark provides enjoyment for the whole family.
One popular activity in the area is swimming, but there's plenty more to do. Dip your toes in the water and soak up the sun at Gagou Beach, Livadaki Beach, and Kerveli Beach. Profitis Ilias, Yilanci Burnu, and Potami Waterfalls are some scenic spots that are popular with the locals. If you're looking for something else to do, head to Port of Samos, Samos Port, and Scala Nuova Shopping Center.
Don't pass up a chance to see Psili Amos Beach, Glicorisa Beach, and Samos Pythagorion Archaeological Museum. Nikolaos Dimitriou Folklore Museum, Castle of Lycurgus, and Lemonakia Beach are other top spots to see.
Getting around Samos Town
If you want to explore what's across the water, take a ferry from the port.
At 7.1 miles (11.4 km), Samos (SMI-Samos Intl.) is the closest major airport to Samos Town.