Karpathos

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Karpathos
Karpathos

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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How to get there

   Ferries - There are routes from Piraeus Port to Karpathos 3 times week and the trip lasts 18 to 21 hours. Karpathos is also connected with Milos, Santorini, Anafi, Kasos, Rhodes, Heraklion and Sitia in Crete and other islands. From Rhodes to Karpathos, the trip lasts 5 hours. Book online your ferry ticket to Karpathos and other islands!

 

Flights - Karpathos National Airport receives only domestic flights from Athens all year round. During summer season there a few flights arriving from Germany and Nertherlands. The airport is 14km away from Pigadia, the center town of Karpathos so for transfer best to get taxi. Search & Book your Flight to reach your destination

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