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Top 5 things to do while on holiday in Ios, Greece!

13 December 2023


If you’re looking for a wild time in Greece, Ios is the place to be. This Cyclades Island is famous for its epic nightlife, stunning beaches, and laid-back vibes.

Chora, the island’s main town, is a maze of whitewashed houses and lively streets. It’s here you’ll find the bulk of Ios’ bars and clubs, which pump out tunes until the early hours. If you’re into partying, you’ll be spoilt for choice.

But Ios isn’t just about the nightlife. The island is also home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece. Mylopotas, Manganari, and Koumbara are all must-visits, with soft sand, crystal-clear waters, and plenty of space to soak up the sun.

If you’re after a more chilled-out scene, you can also find quieter beaches on the island. Just head away from the main hubs and explore the island’s hidden coves.

Whether you’re a party animal or looking to enjoy the beautiful beaches of Greece, Ios has something for everyone. So what are you waiting for? Book your trip and head to Ios for an unforgettable time.

1. Bar Crawl with “Life Is A Beach Party”

The Life is a Beach Party Bar Crawl in Ios, Greece, is a must-do experience for anyone looking to immerse themselves in the island’s vibrant nightlife. This bar crawl takes you on a journey through some of the best bars and clubs in Ios, ensuring a night filled with excitement, laughter, and unforgettable memories.

The adventure begins at the Life is a Beach Party HQ, where you will be greeted with a free Jagerbomb on arrival. This lively venue sets the tone for the night, with energetic music and a vibrant atmosphere. It’s the perfect place to meet other people travelling and get ready for the best night ahead.

Throughout the bar crawl, you will visit five of their different partner venues, each offering a unique experience. Some of the bars include Fun Pub, Escobar, Shush, Circus, Disco 69, and Sweet Irish Dream, the bars and clubs change each night so no two nights are the same! In each bar you will receive VIP free entry, this means you skip the queue, get free entry and get a free shot poured straight from the bottle. Each of the venues are known for their lively music, energetic crowds, and unforgettable party vibes but they all have something unique to offer, there is karaoke, silent discos, raves in caves among other fantastic, themed bars that you can dance the night away, mingle with fellow bar crawlers, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

One of the highlights of the Life is a Beach Party Bar Crawl is the experience of partying with other people on the crawl. As you hop from one venue to another, you will enjoy special discounts on a wide range of drinks. Whether you prefer cocktails, shots, or want to try each of the bar’s ‘singlet challenges’, the bar crawl allows you to do so alongside other people looking for a great night out without breaking the bank!

The Life is a Beach Party Bar Crawl is not just a regular night out; it’s an experience that lasts from 11 pm until the sun comes up! It’s a chance to explore the vibrant nightlife scene of Ios, meet new people, and dance the night away. Whether you’re a solo traveler or with a group of friends, this bar crawl offers an unparalleled nightlife experience. It really is the Ultimate Ios Experience.


2. Enjoy a Day Party at FarOut Beach Club! 

Picture this: you’re in your 20s, carefree, and ready to party like there’s no tomorrow! You’ve just landed on the island of Ios, the Greek island that’s known for its party scene. And there, right in front of you, is FarOut Beach Club, your home away from home for the next week or two.

This place is like a giant party playground, with everything you could possibly want to make your holiday unforgettable: sun-drenched beaches, crystal-clear waters, and a pool that’s always buzzing with activity. But the real magic happens about 6pm when FarOut Beach Club transforms into a neon-lit wonderland of music, dancing, and good times.

The DJs are world-class, the drinks are flowing, and the atmosphere is electric. Spend the next few hours raging on the dance floor. The perfect place for anyone looking to escape reality!

So, if you’re looking for the ultimate day party, look no further than FarOut Beach Club. This is the place where you can let loose, have fun, and enjoy some of the biggest day parties of your life!

Here are a few of the things that make FarOut Beach Club the perfect place for your party holiday:

  • Non-stop parties: FarOut Beach Club is known for its legendary parties, which take place every day of the week. There’s always something going on with a large calendar of international acts.
  • Friendly staff: The staff at FarOut Beach Club are super friendly and helpful. They’re always there to make sure you’re having a good time.
  • Great location: FarOut Beach Club is located right on Mylopotas Beach, one of the most popular beaches on Ios. It’s also close to the town of Chora, where you can find even more bars and restaurants. Buses run regularly between the beach club and the town!
  • Affordable prices: FarOut Beach Club is very affordable, especially considering how much it offers. There are a variety of accommodation options to choose from, so you can find something that fits your budget.

So, if you’re looking for the ultimate day party, this is the place to be.


3. Take A Boat Trip around the Islands Coastline! 

You can’t do the Greek Islands without jumping on an awesome speed boat adventure!

Uncover hidden gems when you hop on a cool speed boat and explore Ios’s amazing coastline. You’ll find secret coves, stunning beaches, and incredible marine life. Along the way, you’ll soak up epic views of the Aegean Sea and feel the refreshing sea breeze.

Dive into an underwater wonderland and snorkel alongside colorful coral reefs and meet all sorts of sea creatures, if you’re lucky you might even meet the local sea turtles. You’ll even check out some cool caves where sunlight shines through, lighting up the rocks.

You will be able to have a variety of different beach stops where you can chill out on picture-perfect beaches. Imagine stepping onto untouched beaches with soft sand and crystal-clear water. Relax under the warm sun, take a dip in the sea, or go for a swim along the secluded coastline.

Ios has several secluded beaches that are only accessible by boat! Kill your hangover exploring the coast of the island! It is an Ios must do!


4. Explore the island by ATV!

Experience the thrills of Ios Island on an ATV Adventure. Discover hidden beaches and breathtaking viewpoints off the beaten path. What could be better than setting off with a group of mates on ATVs around one of the cyclades’ most beautiful islands!  Embark on an ATV adventure tailored to your pace, whether you’re a thrill-seeker or looking to explore at your own pace you get to set where you go and how long you take to explore!

Uncover Ios’s hidden gems as you zoom along rugged trails and uncover secluded coves, charming beaches, and stunning viewpoints. Check out Homer’s Tomb or even stop off at a local cheese factory for a tour!

Take a day to rent a quad and escape the partying for a fun day on the road! Chill out at Manganari, Psathi, Agai Theodoti and other beaches along the way!

5. Pathos VIP sunset experience 

Looking for a sunset experience that’ll blow your mind and turn your Ios trip into an unforgettable experience? Then check out Life’s A Beach Party’s VIP Pathos sunset experience. This isn’t your typical sunset viewing session! Be prepared to witness the most surreal sunset of your life.

Imagine yourself chilling in a sunset lounge built into a hilltop overlooking the vast expanse of the Aegean Sea, watching the sun paint the sky orange. In your hand, you’re holding a premium drink that arrived at your own VIP table! Spend the evening in luxury experiencing life as a VIP.

When the sun sets on the horizon, far beyond your table and the infinity pool overlooking the ocean, the dance floor comes alive! They play deep house music up until the party in Chora begins!

Words can’t describe this experience! It’s a must do on your holiday in Ios!



Ios is to be enjoyed by day and by night! Be sure to party at Far Out, experience the nightlife on a bar crawl and relax your days on secluded beaches! Ensure you experience a once in a lifetime sunset and ensure to do so surrounded by people that are on the same vibe as you are! Ios really is a place like no other, experience it for yourself, it will not disappoint!


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