Samos, the birthplace of Pythagoras, is an island known for the exceptional wine production, the colorful landscape, the distinctive beaches and the warm people who want to show visitors a good time. The capital of the island is Vathy, a beautiful town that offers a lot of choices for dining and leisure until the small hours.
Hertz, the biggest car rental agency in Greece, operates 2 offices in Samos; one at the airport of Samos and one in Vathy. The size and the topogeography of Samos makes the use of a car necessary. With more than 15 car types, Hertz will cover all your car rental needs.
Sandy and pebbly beaches, they all bedazzle the visitor. The thin sand in Pythagoreio, which is just across from the Turkish coastline, Tsamadou, Votsalakia, Kyriakou and Potokaki are only some of the numerous beaches this island boasts. However, Samos is also ideal for those who prefer alternative tourism. The cave of Pythagoras is located in the foot of Mount Kerki. This is where, according to history, Pythagoras hided to get away from tyrant Polycrates. Samos’ two mountains are among the most striking ones of insular Greece, because caves and vegetation aside, they give the impression that they are located in North Europe. Rent a car in Samos and explore the beauties of this island.