Best beaches in Karpathos island
Small coves and beaches with crystal clear waters surround Karpathos island impressing its guests.
There are many beaches on both east and west side of the island, a common feature of its crystal clear waters and beautiful scenery.
Some with blue flags and organized and others isolated and quiet, or easily accessible and others are addressed as more daring and adventurous, will definitely impress all bathers and tourists.
Whatever the choices and preferences of visitors are, they will find the beach that suits them best and enjoy the beautiful and crystal clear waters.
Some of the most famous and most popular beaches of the island are in the list below.
- Agios Minas
- Agios Nikolaos Arkasa
- Agios Nikolaos (Spoa)
- Gialou Chorafi
- Kyra Panagia
- Limani Panagia (port)
- Makris Gialos
- Mikri Amoopi
- Pera Ammos
The road network in Karpathos is satisfying, connects all villages and allows visitors to access to all sights of the island.
For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.
Ferry routes link Krpathos to Piraeus with intermediate stops to other islands.
During summer season there are connections to other islands too.
Karpathos airport is 15km far from the town of Karpathos. You can access the airport either by car or taxi.
Regular flights from El. Venizelos airport connect Athens to Karpathos. There are also flights to and from Rhodes and Kasos.
During summer season there are charter flights to other European cities.