A detailed Map of Greece, showing main Greek Islands, villages, regions, Towns and beaches. Find out all Greek Islands location & get great travel ideas!Greece has an extremely large number of islands, with estimates ranging from somewhere around 6.000 depending on the minimum size to take into account.
The number of inhabited islands is variously cited as between 166 and 227.The Greek islands are traditionally grouped into the following clusters: The Argo-Saronic Islands in the Saronic gulf near Athens, the Cyclades, a large but dense collection occupying the central part of the Aegean Sea, the North Aegean islands, a loose grouping off the west coast of Turkey,
..the Dodecanese, another loose collection in the southeast between Crete and Turkey, the Sporades, a small tight group off the coast of Euboea, and the Ionian Islands, located to the west of the mainland in the Ionian Sea.