What to See and Weather Guide for Syvota, Greece

Explore Syvota, Greece's idyllic beaches and verdant hillsides. Weather guide for optimal visit times. Discover Greek paradise!

What to See and Weather Guide for Syvota, Greece


Welcome to Syvota. This lovely coastal destination in Greece is known for its crystal-clear aquamarine waters, golden sandy beaches, delicious cuisine, and vibrant nightlife. With its impressive mountain backdrop and numerous idyllic islands scattered all around, this gem in the Ionian Sea offers an exquisite backdrop for your vacation.

Best time to visit

The ideal time to visit Syvota is during the summer between May and September when the weather is invariably sunny and warm, and the sea is perfect for swimming. However, bear in mind that this is also the busiest period, and the streets, beaches, and restaurants can be crowded. The temperatures rarely exceed 33°C during summer and typically vary between 15°C - 25°C in spring and autumn.

What to See in Syvota

  • Beaches: Some of the sun-drenched beaches to enjoy are Mega Ammos, Mikri Ammos, and Zavia, where you can swim, bask in the sun, try windsurfing or other water sports. These beaches offer excellent amenities including loungers, parasols, and beach bars.
  • Sailing Around the Islands: Charter a boat and sail around the picturesque islands such as Mourtemeno, Agios Nikolaos, and Mavro Oros. Some companies offer day trip services.
  • Explore Syvota Village: With quaint buildings, lovely streets and a seaside promenade lined with cafes and restaurants, this is a great place to take leisurely strolls.

Syvota's Weather Guide

Understanding Syvota's weather will help you plan better for your trip:

  • Spring (March - May): Warm and pleasant weather, average temperatures range from 15°C to 25°C.
  • Summer (June - August): Hot with plenty of sunshine, temperatures average around 25°C to 33°C. Perfect for beach activities.
  • Autumn (September - November): Warm at the start with colder nights towards the end, temperatures drop gradually from 25°C at the start to around 15°C towards the end of November.
  • Winter (December - February): The coldest period, often with rainfall, temperatures average between 10°C to 15°C.

Preparing for your trip

Depending on the season, here are some essentials to pack:

  • Spring/Autumn: Light jackets for cooler evenings, comfortable shoes, sun hats and sunscreens.
  • Summer: Bathing suits, beach towels, sunblock, hat, and sunglasses. Don't forget a light sweater for cooler evenings.
  • Winter: Warm clothing, rain gear, scarves, gloves and waterproof shoes.

Getting to Syvota

The easiest way to get to Syvota is by flying to Ioannina National Airport or Aktion National Airport. From there you can take a bus or taxi, or even rent a car to reach Syvota. Many European airlines offer direct flights to these airports during high season.

Syvota on Map

Here's Syvota on Google Maps.