• In the 12th century, Aegina was the basic pirates spot especially for their attacks in Athens.
  • The quality of the most famous world wide, local pistachio nut, is a result of the special climate conditions of the island (drought) and in the volcano elements of the soil.
  • Aegina was actually the first capital of Greece and not Nafplio as most people believe. Ioannis Kapodistrias was the first Greek Governor.
  • Aphaea’s Temple was the “pattern” that Iktinos and Kallikratis, the architects of Parthenon, had in mind when designing Parthenon.
  • One of the most known Greek mysteries is about the perfect triangle consisted by the Temple of Aphaea, the Temple of Poseidon in Sounio and Acropolis of Athens.


Aegina is the biggest island among the Saronic ones and is singled out for the many different and interesting things that it may offer to its visitors.

It’s rich history and archeological and architectural landmarks give breath taking impression on visitors with exquisite taste for culture, history and beauty.

Along with its wonderful pistachio grove and olive tree landscapes, as well as with the numerous charming fishing villages and quiet golden beaches make it one of the favorite destinations among the Greek Islands.

Sea, sun & fun
three greek islands in just one day

Aegina Bus Lines Hydraiki

Our experienced consultants can recommend tours around the island of Aegina by our buses or with our Luxury Speed boat "Giorgis 2" with capacity of over 30 people. Among other services Hyraiki offers the possibility to hire a bus with a driver.
We are proud to offer you a modern fleet of coaches across Aegina. Whether a special occasion, business event, day tour or holiday, we have a range of vehicles, with a capacity of 52 seats each.
Plan your own day excursion, with our help, tell us what your needs are and we will tailor an excursion that best suits your needs.

What we offer
  • Over 20 years of excellent service in transportation
  • Large fleet of motor coaches
  • Highly skilled, professional drivers and guides
  • Fully licensed and insured vehicles
  • Customer service representation available 7 days a week
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Horse carriage
The church of St Nicolaos at the port
Aphaea Temple
Aphaea Temple
Aphaea Temple
Aphaea Temple
Aphaea Temple
Aphaea Temple
Aphaea Temple
Monastery of St Nectarios
Monastery of St Nectarios
Our buses in Aegina
Our buses in Aegina