Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community in Greece

Information for gay, bisexual and transgender men and women living in Greece, including details of social groups and events...

The main areas in Greece with an active gay scene are Athens and the islands of Lesbos and Mykonos. As gay travel is big business for some of the islands, there are a number of travel and holiday orientated websites which give listings of gay-friendly bars and clubs.

Gay Magazines and Online Media

  • The main gay and lesbian portal, Gay Greece is in Greek with some English. The website has a tourism and business guide; select language and then the area from the drop down menu
  • Gay Travel Greece: information on gay-friendly hotels, restaurants and recommended holiday packages including sailing holidays and gay honeymoons
  • Deon is a gay travel magazine and guide for Greece and Cyprus

Same-sex Marriage in Greece

Same-sex partnerships and same-sex marriage are not recognised in Greece.

Further Information

  • Information on homosexuals in Greek society today from the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer culture encyclopaedia: Click here
  • Gay news stories