Echoes from the Past

Hydra's Timeless Beauty and Architectural Magnificence

Wander about the alleys and back streets of the town; discover hidden tiny squares and passages, humble little houses and big Mansions. Admire the unique architectural heritage of the island, as well as the inexhaustible inspiration of the craftsmen. The old town uphill in Kiafa, is enchanting. Numerous narrow passages, stone-built houses and splendid views, compose a fantastic scenery to explore from side to side.

Worth-seeing places:

  • Tompazis Mansion.
  • Tsamados Mansion
  • Georgios and Pavlos Kountouriotis Mansion
  • Lazaros Kountouriotis Mansion / Historical and Ethnological Museum
  • The Monastery
  • The Museum