A Travel Price Comparison for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons Arachova vs. Aegina

Should you visit Arachova or Aegina?

If you're trying to decide where to visit between Arachova or Aegina, this travel cost comparison can help. The overall cost of travel is usually a consideration when deciding where to go next, and the cost comparison below can help you decide based on the average prices from other travelers along with your own travel budget.

Arachova

A mountain town in the western part of Boeotia, Greece, Arachova has become a popular tourist destination for its traditions, proximity to Delphi, and its location in the mountains. The panoramic views of the valley, picturesque cobblestone streets, signature bell tower, and mazes of curious architecture all add to the allure of the place. Local customs are celebrated annually in honor of the patron Saint George on April 23rd.

Aegina

The island of Aegina is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece located in the Saronic Gulf. It is named for the mother of the hero Aeacus, who was born on the island and eventually became its king. The legend goes that the god Zeus swept Aegina away from her husband to the island where her son was born—hence the island's name became Aegina.

Which city is cheaper, Aegina or Arachova?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Arachova is €90, while the average daily cost in Aegina is €74. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each city. Below is a breakdown of travel costs for Arachova and Aegina in more detail.



Accommodation

A hotel room in Arachova is about €80 This assumes double occupancy and modest accommodations.

If you're traveling alone, you may be able to find a budget hotel or hostel for around €34. But for two people in a standard two-person hotel room in Aegina the cost is €68 on average.


  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Arachova 40
    Aegina 34
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Arachova 80
    Aegina 68

Food

In Arachova travelers spend around €23 a day on food. You can save money by choosing casual restaurants or food stalls, or you can spend plenty more by dining in nicer restaurants at every meal.

On average, meal and food prices in Aegina cost around €27 per person, per day. While this price can vary widely by location, the type of restaurant, and the amount of food ordered, a typical meal often costs around €11.


  • Food Meals for one day
    Arachova 23
    Aegina 27

Local Transportation

The cost of a taxi ride in Arachova is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent €41 per person, per day, on local transportation in Arachova.

While taxis and private drivers typically cost much more than public transportation, people usually spend around €19 per day to get around in Aegina.


  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Arachova 41
    Aegina 19

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Arachova

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Arachova:

  • Private Transfer From Delphi To Athens: $187

Entertainment

Entertainment and activities in Arachova typically cost an average of €22 per person, per day. This includes fees paid for admission tickets to museums and attractions, day tours, and other sightseeing expenses.

Activities, things to do, and other forms of entertainment usually cost around €10 per person, per day in Aegina. This cost includes the price of admission tickets to attractions and museums as well as daily tours.


  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Arachova 22
    Aegina 10

Alcohol

While the amount that someone spends on alcohol while visiting Arachova may vary from person to person, on average a person spends €5.14 per day on alcoholic beverages.

While the amount that someone spends on alcohol while visiting Aegina may vary from person to person, on average a person spends €6.86 per day on alcoholic beverages.


  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Arachova 5.14
    Aegina 6.86


When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Arachova and Aegina, we can see that Arachova is more expensive. And not only is Aegina much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Aegina would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Aegina and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Arachova would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Arachova than you might in Aegina.

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