Aegialis is located 8 km from Ermoupolis, in the west of the island just 150 meters from the beautiful sandy beach of Galissas and 100m from the village center where guests can find mini markets, taverns, cafes and bars with foreign and Greek music, and activities such as beach soccer and beach volley. Just round the corner of the complex is the bus stop, to Ermoupolis and the other beaches of the island. The bus service is very frequent from early morning till late midnight.
Galissas, 84100, Syros, Greece
- 1. Galissas
Galissas is the most popular beach resort on the island of Syros, located approximately 5 km from Ermoupolis, the island's capital town. It is actually a small bay; the waters are safe, thus ideal for families with small kids.
- 2. Ano Syros
Ano Syros is the oldest settlement on the island of Syros. It is inhabited continuously since its foundation, made by Venetian rulers in early 1200. It has the peculiarity that the majority of residents is Catholic in religion, but Greek speakers, as well as maintains the tradition of the founding of the village.
- 3. Ermoupoli
Exploring Ermoupoli you’ll get to know a unique Cycladic island that boasts Venetian influences, a history of two religions, an impressive arts scene, a significant industrial history, natural beauty and an upper class ambiance.
The historic Theater Apollon is one of the major attractions of Syros and constitutes an emblem of the island’s cultural heritage. Created in 1864 by the Italian architect Pietro Sampo who was inspired by 4 stunning Italian standards including the Scala di Milano, the theater Apollon adorns the heart of the capital to this day.
This museum is dedicated to Markos Vamvakaris, a famous rembetiko musician in Greece, who was born in Ano Syros. It hosts some personal items and photos of the musician.
Church of Resurrection
The wonderful Church of Resurrection was built in 1870 on top of Vrodado Hill, above Ermoupolis and offers a terrific view of the neighboring islands of Tinos and Mykonos.