Karpathos, an island full of contrasts

Karpathos combines sea and mountain, offering visitors unique experiences and enchanting images. In this corner of the Aegean you will surely find what you are looking for, beautiful beaches, wonderful authentic flavors, hospitable residents and traditions that stand the test of time.

In this section you will find general information and historical facts about the island.

In Karpathos you will find several attractions and activities such as traditional mountain villages, hiking trails, archaeological sites, museums and many more points of interest which you can visit and get to know this special and beautiful place as best as possible.

The island has countless organized and unorganized beaches, with crystal clear water along the entire length of its coastline. Thanks to their diversity, the beaches of Karpathos offer a multitude of options for every preference.

Karpathos may be a bit isolated, but from here you have the possibility to travel to several islands of the Dodecanese as well as to eastern Crete.

In a place that keeps traditions unchanged over the years, you will find an abundance of traditional products of excellent quality which are worth tasting during your visit.