Weather in Ithaka Island. Actual conditions and forecast
Week forecast for temperature, rain and cloudiness
Map of wind conditions for Ithaka Island area
Map of Ithaka Island temperature forecast1. You can zoom in to Ithaka Island using the '+' button, or check temperatures around the globe by the '-' button.
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This temperature map is centered around Ithaka Island. The map is real-time and interactive.
Rain forecast for Ithaka Island area1. Using the control panel above this map, you can check the rain forecast for Ithaka Island for any period within next 10 days.
2. Via the top control panel, you can check the following weather parameters: Temperature, Cloud cover, Precipitation, Wind and Pressure.
This precipitation forecast map is centered around Ithaka Island. The map is also real-time and interactive.
Climate in Greece and weather forecast - best seasons for visitAll the magnificent festive carnivals are held in January and February. That’s also a great way to get acquainted with local traditions and color. Such events will start from Christmas. Any tourist can take part in the carnival procession, if he or she has a peculiar suit. During this period, various quests and games take place in all major tourist cities. In winter, the ski season opens in Greece. All ski resorts have excellent safe routes for both extreme riders and beginners. The skiing season lasts until the middle of April, since the mountain peaks have a rather low air temperature. There is snow until the beginning of summer. You can also go for a shopping tour in winter. At this time, the grand sale in all fashion boutiques starts in Greece. … Open
Sights of Ithaka Island - photogallery
Ithaka Island guide chapters
Cultural excursion through Ithaka Island - things to see
There are the ruins of an ancient city Alalkomenae in Vathy, the capital of Amorgos. According to different suggestions, Odysseys ruled here. A great number of findings discovered during the excavations in the destroyed city are exhibited in the Archaeological Museum of Vathy. There are also richly decorated items that could belong to a person of royal blood. All of the items were found too early and they rather … Open
Top hotels with reviews
The attractive boutique hotel Perantzada Art can be found in the port area of Vathi; it’s set in the completely renovated 19th-century building. The hotel is decorated with contemporary works of art; its bright and spacious rooms are perfect for relaxing after a long day on the island. Every morning, Perantzada Art offers a hearty breakfast with a large selection of homemade cakes, after which you can go … Open
Attractions and active leisure
You can also go to the open sea for fishing. Most of the locals engaged in fishing for many centuries. The island is an ideal place for this activity. Moreover, you can ask local fishermen to show you the basics of fishing techniques and teach you all the fishing "ins and outs". Moreover, you can easily buy or rent all the necessary fishing equipment. However, you can fish from the shore but sea fishing gives … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
You should know that waiters in taverns have nowhere to hurry, but you can taste original Greek horiatiki salad only in a local tavern. If there is a «Greek», but not a «village» salad, you’ve come to a touristic café. Original Horiatiki salad is usually made of olives, tomatoes, cucumbers, green peppers, onion and cheese. The salad is not always seasoned with oil, but you can find a bottle of olive oil … Open
Traditions and mentality of Ithaka Island
Locals are very emotional and they behave freely. It is not strange here to interrupt each other and raise voice. During a conversation, Greek people touch the person they talk to without any embarrassment. It is customed to shake hands only at the first meeting. Then, people greet each other with a kiss on the cheeks. If a Greek doesn’t want to be called by name, you should call him by the second name. It is … Open
Travel guide to Ithaka Island
It would be a mistake to fail to mention Filliatro Beach that is located not far from Vathy. Dense tree groves grow very close to the beach, so it is comfortable to relax there even in the midst of a hot day. There is one more popular beach not far from the capital. Loutsa Beach is always very popular with local people. There are several popular hotels and restaurants nearby, and tourists will enjoy visiting … Open