Karpathos is a mountainous island of the Dodecanese with countless churches, chapels and monasteries but also amazing beaches, hospitable locals and lots of beauty. The plains as well as the mountains of Karpathos that present such a contradiction fascinate even the most demanding visitors while the beaches of the island will leave no one unsatisfied. The crystal waters, the calm sea sides and the warm Greek sun are the perfect combination for dreamy holidays.
Karpathos offers its visitors the serenity and peace they seek in their holidays and at the same time it offers the most modern services and comforts. Moreover, the island has an airport, although small, with direct flights from and to Eleftherios Venizelos in Athens. If you are lucky, during your stay on the island, you might see a cultural event or some celebration and festival to see how the locals celebrate and witness that they retain all their customs and traditions unchanged over the years. It is worth visiting the village Olympos, where the locals still wear the traditional costumes of the island, and the Cave of Poseidon.
If you love climbing then Karpathos is the ideal island for you. If, on the other hand, you like good food, the sea and places where time goes by slowly and pleasantly then Karpathos is definitely the ideal island for you. Karpathos lacks nothing compared to other cosmopolitan islands as it has several bars and clubs. You will spend unforgettable holidays in Karpathos and you will enjoy every minute so wait no more, book your ferry tickets now.