TripAdvisor® Travelers’ Choice Awards

By Journey to Greece on April 6, 2016

TripAdvisor® recognizes The Best Destinations and Beaches with Travelers’ Choice Awards 2016

TripAdvisor®, the leading travel planning and booking site has announced the winners of the Travelers’ Choice™ 2016 awards for the best destinations and beaches around the globe.  The award winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travelers worldwide. Greece is also represented in the categories of best destination and beaches and below are all the award winners.

Journey Greece Tripadvisor Awards

Best destinations in Europe

Athens –  #12  best destination in Europe

Acropolis & the Parthenon, Athens

Best Destinations in Greece

#1 – Athens, the capital of Greece

Greek Parliament, Athens

#2 – Chania Town in the island of Crete

Journey to Greece Chania Port

#3 – Imerovigli in the island of Santorini

Santorini Journey Greece Best destination in Europe

#4 – Rhodes Town in the island of Rhodes

Palace of the Grand Master - Medieval Town of Rhodes

#5 – Rethymnon Town in the island of Crete

Rethymno Journey Greece Best Destination

#6 – Mykonos Town in in the island of Mykonos

Mykonos Town Windmill View

#8 – Lindos in the island of Rhodes

Journey to Greece - Lindos Island Rhodes

Best Beaches in the World, Europe and Greece

Elafonissi Beach in Crete has been selected as #14 beach worldwide, #2 in Europe and as #1 in Greece.

Elafonissi Beach Journey to Greece Best Beach Crete

Balos Beach and Lagoon in Crete has ranked as the #11 best beach in Europe and #3 in Greece.

Balos Beach Journey to Greece Crete Best Beach

St. Pauls Bay in Lindos, Rhodes, has ranked as the #12 most popular beach in Europe and #4 in Greece.

Saint Paul Bay - Lindos, Rhodes

Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos

Overlooking the Aegean Sea from a private peninsula bordered by sparkling sand and lush gardens Santa Marina, is Mykonos’ most exclusive resort. Beauty and high-end aesthetics are unveiled in your every step, inviting you to an unparalleled summer experience.

Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens

Located on Syntagma Square, the multi-awarded 5 star Hotel Grande Bretagne offers an unrivalled perspective of Athens’ mythical history. Providing breathtaking views of the famed Acropolis and Parthenon, the Parliament or lush Lycabettus Hill.

Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa, Crete

Overlooking cerulean waters and featuring 142 private pools, Blue Palace Resort, elegantly blends Greek culture with outstanding service and grace. Escape to the wild beauty and unrivaled island style of a luxe resort, where time seems to stand still.

4th Messinia Pro-Am - The Ultimate Golf Event marks new season opening at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino

The fourth annual Messinia Pro-Am on 19-22 February 2020 will launch the new golf season at Costa Navarino - the prime golf destination in Greece.

Romance in Rhodes – A match made in the Mediterranean

On an island shaped by past civilizations – write your own page in its history with the one you love. Upon arrival, appreciate a resilient vow from the resort that your story will seamlessly unfold. From a meticulously arranged destination wedding to a couple’s retreat, the Sheraton Rhodes Resort prioritizes the honoring of every pair.

Christmas at the Winter Garden of the Hotel Grande Bretagne, Athens

The Winter Garden, the most elegant corner in the heart of Athens warmly welcomes the most wonderful time of the year and dresses up its Christmas attire by featuring an exclusive selection of festive events and epicurean journeys.