The islands are the primary normal for Greece's morphology and a vital piece of the nation's way of life and convention. Greek sovereign land incorporates 6,000 islands and islets scattered in the Aegean and Ionian Seas, of which just 227 islands are possessed. This is a genuinely interesting marvel for the European mainland. The Greek Archipelago takes up 7,500 km of the nation's aggregate 16,000 km coastline, offering a very differentiated scene: shorelines extending over numerous kilometers, protected straights and bays, sandy shorelines with sand-ridges, stone shorelines, beach front holes with soak rocks and dull shaded sand normal of volcanic soil and waterfront wetlands.
Large portions of these Greek beaches have been granted the blue banner under the Blue Flags of Europe Program, giving swimming, as well as scuba jumping, snorkeling, water skiing, cruising and windsurfing. A portion of the most seasoned European human advancements created on the Greek islands (Cycladic, Minoan developments, and so forth.), so along these lines the islands have one of a kind archeological destinations, an unmistakable compositional legacy and the interesting neighborhood conventions of a centuries-old and multifaceted progress. The perfect atmosphere, safe waters and little separations amongst ports and drifts, have made the Greek islands to a great degree mainstream among Greek and outside guests. The greater part of the islands are found in the Aegean Sea and are isolated into seven gatherings (from north to south).