Spetses is a tiny but very affluent and cosmopolitan island. It is one of the first tourist destinations of Greece, since the 20s, when tourism was a privilege of the few. It has excellent tourist services and amenities, and attracts many weekenders.
The town of Spetses preserves a lot of its traditional character, with beautiful old houses, mansions and alleys. The countryside is idyllic, with lush nature, and romantic paths. The many beaches of the island covers any type of holidaymakers, from those who love organized ones to those who look for seclusiveness. The absence of cars in the island augments its peaceful and romantic character.