MAIN PORT: HYDRA
LATIDUTE: 37° 21’ N, LONGITUDE: 23° 27’ E
An island of Argosaronikos that gave birth, nurtured and dominated during the war for the independence of the whole country.
Hydra, with her peculiar architecture and her continuous contribution to the tourism and cultural life of our country, remains the jewel of Argosaronic and one of the most important resorts in Greece.
Hydra became a famous destination mainly on 1960’s-70’s when famous people from all over the world, such as John Lennon, Eric Clapton, Rolling Stones, Aristotle Onassis and Maria Callas, Rex Harrison, Peter Oustinov, Leonard Koen and many others were enjoying their stay. Place of inspiration for many spiritual people and artists such as Nikolaos Hadjikyriakos-Ghikas, George Seferis, Nikos Engonopoulos, Henry Miller, Panagiotis Tetsis and many others.