How to Arrive:
The best option after you arrive at Athens Airport is to take a taxi to Piraeus (main port) which takes about 1 hour-depending also on the traffic. At Piraeus - gate for Argosaronic islands- you can take the Hydrofoil (flying dolphin) to Hydra.
To book your tickets you can contact the office +30 210 4199000 (HELLENIC SEAWAYS) www.hsw.gr
Bratsera hotel is located 2 minutes
walking distance from the port.
Hydra features plenty of trail, magnificent vistas and natural settings ideal for trecking.
Hydra-St. Nikolaos: 1 hour, low degree of difficulty. Hydra-Profitis
Ilias: 1 hour medium degree of difficulty. Profitis Ilias-Eros: 30 min high degree of difficulty. Hydra-Vlychos: 35 min low degree of difficulty.
There are many beautiful places for swimming, fishing, snorkeling, diving though all of Hydra’s beacheS, are either pebbly or rocky. Walking and exploring the island is a great activity. You can combine walking with water taxis to reach the beaches on the southern coast.