Karpathos is one of the most beautiful and belongs to Dodecanese island group. It is located on the southern side of the Aegean Sea, between Rhodes and Crete. Karpathos has starting to develop the last years. The southern part of the island has mostly developed in tourism, while the central and the northern side has remained unspoiled and authentic, with picturesque villages away from mass tourism. Karpathos Greece is mostly famous for the exotic beaches with the golden sand and the crystal water. Holidays in Karpathos are ideal for families and trekkers, and those who are seeking for a relaxing holiday.
Olympos, Menetes and Othos are few of the most characteristic villages on the island. Karpathos beaches are also famous for their fantastic waters and the natural beauty.
Every day, small boats start from the port of Pigadia and make daily excursions to various beaches of the island . By ferry boat or by boat from Finiki you can also visit neighboring Kasos.
Local products of the island include olive oil, honey, grapes, fresh fish and the famous sweet red wine made in Othos.
The main regions of Karpathos Island are Arkassa, Diafani, Othos, Pigadia
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