Jet2 Holidays to Greece offers holidaymakers a huge range of summer holiday options and offering so many popular holiday destinations.
Not only do you have lots of different holiday destinations to choose from. you also have a great variety of accommodation options as well. There are a variety of beautiful islands, rural villages, historic sites, ancient ruins, lovely beaches with crystal clear waters and stunning coastlines not forgetting the great Greek cuisine.
Jet 2 Greece Hotel & Accommodation Options
With Jet2 Holidays to Greece you can pick accommodation from small tavernas, luxury Greece villas, 2 star bed and breakfast hotels all the way to luxury 5 star all inclusive hotels. For family holiday to Greece there are numerous family hotels with kid's clubs, playgrounds and child friendly swimming pools. Not forgetting the Jet2 Holidays free child places available at many hotels and self catering apartments in Greece.
Adult only holidays are available for those looking for a relaxing holiday and a more adult atmosphere. For all night clubbers who chill on the beach by day and party by night there are hotels near the clubs and nightlife.
Many of the holiday options are available on the popular all inclusive basis. A perfect holiday option combining delicious food, drinks and hotel entertainment in one package holiday.
A villa holiday to Greece is also popular choice with many tourists, fortunately there are lots of villas with pools near resorts and in quieter locations to pick from. Many villa package holidays come complete with car hire included in the cost so you can explore your holiday destination or get to one of the many stunning beaches all at your own pace.
Holiday To Greece and Visit One of these Destinations
A Greece holiday with a choice of popular holiday destinations golden sand on pristine beaches with whitewashed villages, cobbled streets and a warm welcome. Pick a popular holiday destination or an idyllic island setting in a quiet Greek town or village. A holiday to Greece can offer you it all and more!
- Ionian Islands – Corfu, Kefalonia, Lefkas, Paxos, Zante
- North Aegean Islands – Alonissos, Samos, Skiathos, Skopelos, Thassos
- South Aegean Islands – Kos, Mykonos, Paros, Rhodes, Santorini
- Peloponnese – Kalamata, Skafidia, Stoupa, Agios Nikolaos, Finikounda, Kalo Nero, Messinia
- Athens – Athens City Centre, Glyfada
Jet2 Holidays to Greece
For many UK holidaymakers looking to enjoy a package holiday in the Greek sunshine a jet holiday is the solution. Jet2 holidays are a package holiday specialist and have UK bases at 10 airports around the country. They offer various holiday choices including budget accommodation to luxury 5 star hotels in the favourite holiday hotspots.
Demand for Jet2 Holidays to Greece are generally strong throughout the summer season which can result in them putting on extra flights to the most popular Greek destinations. Their combination of cheap flights and 22 kg baggage allowance and great accommodation.
A Jet2 package holiday includes return flights, accommodation and return airport transfers and their generous luggage allowance. For Jet2 Villa holidays car hire is included rather than coach transfers.
Jet2 bookings for summer holidays are in demand when the new Jet2 holidays summer brochure goes on sale and again after Christmas and New Year into the busy booking months of January and February. Many holidaymakers are looking for early booking offers and for families it's the Jet2 holidays free child places in Greece. Particularly the Greek all inclusive free child places hotels. Jet2 Holidays usually offer a good low deposit scheme with only a £60pp deposit
Bookings are usually steady even as some people look for cheap holiday deals by booking last minute. However that doesn't always work out that way as the prices don't always get reduced nearer the departure date. Even if the demand from holidaymakers is high any new flights or holidays added will be sold at the current prices.
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Jet2 Greece Flights
Jet2 Holidays to Greece offer flights from Birmingham, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Manchester and Newcastle.
Jet2 Greece Destinations include Alonissos Island, Corfu, Crete, Halkidiki, Kalymnos Island, Lefkas, Skiathos, Santorini, Rhodes, Skopelos Island, Thessaloniki, Zante and more.
Jet2 Holidays Crete
Crete is the largest island and offers many popular destinations, with a flight time of around four hours from London and around 4 hours and 30 minutes from Edinburgh airport. Temperatures in Crete in July and August average around 26 °C. There are two airports serving the island with the main airport serving Heraklion and Chania Airport in the northwest of the island.
Popular resorts on the island include Chania, Hersonissos, Agios Nikolaos and Rethymnon. With Malia one of the go to destination for clubbing and nightlife. There are beautiful Blue Flag pristine beaches on Crete and if the beach is your main priority head to Chania.
For waterpark fans head to Watercity in the Anapolis Hills. The main resorts all have bus stations so it is easy to get about. For historical sights head to Palace of Knossos in the Heraklion area. Day trips options offer a visit to neighbouring Santorini or a hike in Imbros Gorge. There are accommodation options for family holidays, adult only hotels and a range of luxury and all inclusive properties. Jet2 Holidays to Greece feature holidays with water parks through the Jet2 Experience more range of properties and holidays.
Jet2 Holidays Santorini
Santorini is in the middle of the Aegean Sea and offers holidaymakers the traditional and iconic scenes of blue domed rooftops and multicoloured buildings in Thira, the islands capitol. The resorts of Kamari offer Blue Flag sands and relaxed evenings. Perissa has seafront restaurants, bars and lots of dark volcanic sand to sunbathe on. Perivolos offers one of the finest beaches on the island with easy access to Thira.
A 15 minute walk away from the capitol is Firostefani offering amazing panoramic views perfect to view the spectacular sunsets. Oia offers a nice range of cave-like boutiques and a nice harbour area 200 steps below with restaurants and bars.
If you head back up the steps you could be treated to one of the best sunsets you could see. Monolithos is a quiet village with around 400 locals with the main focal point being the beach. Whilst in Santorini have a donkey ride down to the harbour or take the cable car down to the harbour at Thira. The flight time from London to Santorini is around 4 hours and the temperatures in July and August can hit 28 °C.
Jet2 Corfu Holidays
Corfu is an island off the northwest coast of mainland Greece in the Ionian sea near the Greek border with Albania. The direct flight times to Corfu from Glasgow or Edinburgh is around 3 hours and 45 minutes and from London it is around 3 hours and 20 minutes.
The weather in the height of the summer can reach around 31 °C for July and August with temperatures of 23 °C in May and October. Corfu is the perfect destination for couples, families and clubbers. The resort of Kavos (30 miles from Corfu airport) has long been a favourite with the party fans as has Sidari.
For couples and families looking for a great beach resort Palaiokastritsa is definitely worth considering. Also for families St George South has soft sand and a few shops and bars for a fuss free holiday. If you love waterslides then you can all head to Aqualand near Agios Ioannis for one of the worlds largest water parks. In the north of Corfu are a couple of quieter resorts; Gouvia and San Stefanos.
Getting around Corfu is easy using the green coloured busses that travel all over the island. Alternatively you could hire a bicycle or rent a car to explore. Attractions in Corfu include the old fortress, diving at Paleokastritsa and visit the Theotokos Monastery while you are there. Kanoni lookout point is located south of Corfu town where you can see Vlacherna Monastery.
There are lots of great restaurants, bars located all over Corfu waiting for you to discover. Sidari and Roda are the best resorts if you want cafes that serve British style breakfasts.
Jet2 Holidays Rhodes
Rhodes is another of those Greek Island destinations that has something for everyone. Rhodes has beaches, history, culture, nightlife and sunshine! With temperatures coming in at around 30 °C in the peak summer months and 24 °C in October Rhodes has a longer summer period than some other Greek holiday destinations.
Some of the more popular holiday resorts in Rhodes include Falaraki, Rhodes Town, Lindos and Afandou with the island's longest beach. Falaraki offers a great blue flag 5km beach which offers various watersport options. There is a family friendly waterpark and if you wish to visit Rhodes Town it is just a 20 minute water taxi ride away.
If you are looking for great nightlife then Falaraki is also the place to go with the action getting going at around to 10pm until the early hours! Rhodes old town is UNESCO-listed town. Rhodes old doubles as a historical site and holiday destination. Rhodes Town features lots of bars, restaurants plus some good nightlife a great combination for many holidaymakers.
About an hours drive from Rhodes Town is the pretty village of Lindos offering a choice of beaches and lively nightlife options. How about a visit to the acropolis by donkey!
Jet2 Holidays to Kos
Kos airport is in the middle of the island so you are not that far from the main resorts regardless of what direction you go. Heading north will take you to the capital, Kos Town and all the shops, history and culture in that area. Also in the north is Tingaki (17km from the airport) which has a 6km stretch of white sand beach.
In the south you have the lively resort of Kardamena (7km from the airport) as well as Paradise Beach. Kefalos is a quieter destination offering the old town and the purpose-built resort of Kamari, Temperatures at the height of the summer can reach 29 °C with cooler temperatures in October and May around 22 °C. Flight times from Glasgow to Kos airport (Ippokratis Airport) are around 4 hours 35 minutes, from Manchester it is 4 hours 20 minutes and flying from London Stansted to Kos is around 4 hours.
Jet2 Holidays Halkidiki
An alternative to the many Greek Islands. Halkidiki is a three-fingered peninsula sticking out into the Aegean Sea on the north of the Greek mainland. The most popular of which is the westernmost peninsula, called Kassandra. The town of Hanioti, offers evening markets and Sani beach and finally Kalithea
if you are looking for some evening nightlife. Sithonia peninsula has small fishing villages and pine forests ideal to explore the outdoors. Mount Athos is the most easterly peninsula and is not tourist friendly and it is strictly off limits to visitors. You can have a peek from the sea if you take one of the boat trips.
Some of the resorts in the area include Gerakini which offers a blue flag beach, Hanioti is a purpose built village with shopping and some nightlife and a big beach. Kalithea is becoming more popular and has some lively bars, tavernas plus a lively main strip with late-night clubs.
Psakoudia is a seaside town perfect for great athentic photos of Greece. It has a great beach and is probably a great option for a more authentic Greek holiday experience.
Jet2 Holidays Kefalonia
The beautiful scenery and beaches were the reason Kefalonia was selected for the filming of the famous Captain Corelli’s Mandolin movie. There are lots of great resorts to choose from on Kefalonia. For relaxing Kefalonia holidays check out Svoronata, Lassi, Lourdas, Lixouri and Spartia. Fiskardo on the northern tip of the island is known as the St Tropez of Greece with a pebble bay surrounded by tall forest. For cafés and restaurants head to the main square. The resort is about an hour away from Argostoli.
Most resorts have a good beach especially Katelios and Avithos. For many Skala holidays offer the perfect setting with traditional tavernas and beautiful beach plus a great range of bars in the resort centre. If you want to explore the island have a look at Lakithra as you can access most of the southern part of the island from here. As the capital Argostoli is a more modern destination and offers wine bars and trendy shops around the local harbour plus the paved shopping street of Lithostroto.
The lagoon head of Argostoli Bay is a nature reserve and is a great place to visit. You could hire a small boat and go turtle watching. Temperatures in the Summer months can reach 27 °C and still a comfortable 23 °C in May and October. Kefalonia flight times from Glasgow are approximately 4 hours 10 minutes, 3 hours 50 minutes from Manchester and 3 hours 30 minutes from London Airports.
Jet2 Holidays Mykonos
If there was a Greek holiday destination that was more upmarket it would be Mykonos. If you are looking for luxury villas, boutique hotels and designer label shopping in Hora, you have just found your next Greek holiday. There are over 20 beaches to choose from. Head to Kalafatis Beach for water sports or for the Caribbean crystal clear blue waters experience go to Elia Beach. For culture fans there is Gyzi Castle, Ftelia Archaeological Site, Ancient Delos plus some interesting museums. Enjoy cocktails at the famous Paradise Beach.
The dining scene in Mykonos Town is excellent with not surprisingly loads of fresh fish on offer. Make sure you book in advance, it's that popular! The Mykonos weather in the summer months goes from 22 °C in May to 28 °C in July and August. Resorts to checkout include Plati Yialos, Kalo Livadi (for family holidays) Agios Ioannis (beach lovers) Ftelia land (windsurfing fans) and Tourlos with its beach and marina.
For a luxury holiday experience there are a number of Mykonos 5 star hotels around Elia Beach and Mykonos Town. For anyone looking for good value accommodation there are lots of small 2 star properties and 3 and 4 star hotels to choose from. Flight times to Mykonos from London are around 3 hours 40 minutes and just over 4 hours from Manchester Airport.
Jet2 Holidays Peloponnese
If beaches are your thing then Kalamata could be the Greek destination for you. This destination is on the Peloponnese peninsula and is famous for it's Olives and also boasts castles, ruins, museums and of course the Blue Flag beaches. There loads of old churches, museums and definitely worth a visit is Kalamata’s 13th-century castle.
Kalamata is a popular seaside destination for the residents of Athens as it is just a 2 hour drive from the capital.
Which also means you can head to Athens for a day trip or longer from your holiday in Kalamata. A 40 minute drive east will take you to the villages of Stupa & Cardamili. Renting a car would be a great option for a stay in Kalamata. North of Kalamata, you'll find the ancient city of Messini. If you head west for just over an hour you will get to Voidokilia Beach which could give you the impression you are on a sandy beach with turquoise waters in the Caribbean!
You can fly direct to Kalamata airport (KLX) from the UK in the summer. The4 flight times from London to Kalamata are around 3 hours 45 minutes and around 4 hours flying time from Birmingham and Manchester to Kalamata. Temperatures in July & August hit around 25 °C and dropping to 19 °C in October.
Luxury Greece Holiday – Five-Star Hotels
There are not surprisingly a large number of Greek luxury five-star hotel options. If you are considering a luxury holiday then these hotels are definitely worth looking at. They are all available as part of a package holiday where you get your flights, accommodation and airport transfers together. In some cases the resort transfers will be by private taxi transfer. Plus some holiday firms offer other extras like priority boarding, security checks, extra luggage allowance and more.
Depending when you book they may also offer special room upgrades and for families there are sometimes free child places available. There are also some Greece holiday all inclusive 5 star hotels where all your drinks are included in the holiday as well as the food, entertainment and some activities such as yoga and fitness classes. Check the holiday description to see what your holiday deal includes.
Many of these properties listed below are available with Jet2 Holidays to Greece. Look for the Jet2 Holidays Indulgent Escapes or Luxe Collection
- Halkidiki – Sani Club, Eagles Palace, Portes Lithos Luxury Resort, Sani Beach, Ikos Olivia, Sani Asterias, Eagles Villas, Porto Sani
- Kos – Diamond Deluxe Hotel & Spa, Astir Odysseus
- Thassos – Hotel Alexandra Golden Boutique
- Mykonos – Mykonian Korali, Mykonian Ambassador Relais & Chateaux, De Light Hotel, Mykonos Bliss, Myconian Kyma
- Messinia – The Romanos, The Westin Resort
- Corfu – Domes Miramare, Rodostamo Hotel & Spa, Corfu Imperial Grecote, Ikos Dassia, Corfu Palace
- Rhodes – Elysium Resort & Spa, Lindos Blu Luxury Hotel & Suites, Mayia Exclusive Resort And Spa, Rodos Park Suites & Spa, Gennadi Grand Resort, Boutique 5 Hotel And Spa, Gennadi Grand Resort,
- Kefalonia – Ionian Emerald Resort, Hotel Emelisse, White Rocks Hotel Kefalonia
- Crete – Mitsis Laguna, Minos Beach Art Hotel, Domes Of Elounda, Grecotel Amirandes, Nana Princess, Angela Suites Boutique Hotel
- Skiathos – Hotel Aegean Suites, Caldera's Dolphin
- Zante – Olea All Suite Hotel, Zante Maris Suites, Lesante Blu Exclusive Beach Resort, Lesante Cape Resort & Villas, St John Suites, The Bay Hotel
- Santorini – Cavo Bianco, Cliff Side Suites, Skyfall Suites, Amber Light Villas, Katikies Garden, Katikies Santorini, Andronis Concept Wellness Resort
Jet2 Athens City Breaks
Jet2 Holidays to Greece also include Jet2 city breaks in Athens .Where you can explore the iconic acropolis and experience the nightlife of Greece’s capital city. Wander along the Grand Promenade from the Acropolis to Plaka and immerse yourself in the history, legends and myths of Greece. As you would expect from any major city there is lots to do and see and Athens is no different, in fact it is better!
Jet2 flights to Athens are available from Manchester and Birmingham and you can book flights and accommodation. Jet2 Athens hotels range from 3 star to 5 star Athens hotels with pools in great locations. Manchester to Athens Jet2 flights take around 3 hours 30 minutes
There is lots to see in and around Athens (these are just a few of the options)
- The National Gardens – 15 acres of public park in the city centre.
- Museum of Cycladic Art – Stone figurines, tools and weapons
- Adrianou Street – Shops and independent boutiques
- Acropolis – You must visit the Acropolis (UNESCO-listed) Stunning views at the top!
- Acropolis Museum – Exhibits, sculptures, statues and more
- Herod Atticus Odeon – Second-century theatre built into the hillside.
- Erechtheion – Also known as the Temple of Athena
- Parthenon – This temple dominates the Acropolis
- Temple of Hephaestus – One of the best-preserved ancient Greek structures
- Museum of Illusions Athens – Entertaining tours into the world of illusions
- Central Market – Athens central food market (lots of dead animals!)
- National Observatory of Athens – Tours available in English
Athens car hire will give you the freedom to explore further and a 2 hour drive will take you to some glorious beaches, visit a traditional village or an olive grove. There are also lots of escorted tours available from Athens.
Before you Book Your Jet2 Holidays to Greece
Before you book any of the Jet2 Holidays to Greece make sure you check the latest travel advice. Whether you are travelling to Athens for a city break or for a beach holiday it is always better to get the latest advice on health and security. You will also get details on entry requirements and if there are any travel warnings for any part of Greece.
Also check your holiday description with the travel company or tour operator you are planning on booking with. This will help avoid any misunderstandings when you arrive in resort and you get the perfect holiday you are looking for.