Helpful  hints on Greek Isles 

Temp

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Max

14

14

16

19

22

27

28

27

26

22

19

16

Min

9

9

10

12

15

19

22

22

19

16

13

11

Best Time: Apr-Oct. The peak tourist season (Jun-Aug) is very crowded and more expensive. Apr-Jun and Sep-Oct are good off-peak times with pleasant weather. Summer (Jun-Aug) is hot and dry and can be windy. Winter is mild. Rainfall occurs mainly Nov-Mar. There are frequent earthquakes in Greece but they are usually minor.

Time Difference: No difference; 1 hour ahead of SA during daylight saving time (last Sun in Mar to last Sun in Oct).

 Visa Requirements:  All South African passport holders require a Schengen Visa

Visa application assistance, please contact Pick A Holiday for more information

Island Hopping: Greek ferries are of a high standard. A great many shipping companies offer their services with a modern and luxurious fleet. All Greek islands are linked to the mainland, and there is a regular service between them too, so one can enjoy a delightful and diverse island-hopping holiday.


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