Karpathos

EXCURSIONS - KARPATHOS

Olympos (Bus + Boat Tour)

Olympos (Bus + Boat Tour)

The excursion to traditional village Olympos, takes place with a boat, which starts from the main port of Karpathos Pigadia at 08:30 to the port of Diafani. From Diafani port we reach the beautiful village of Olympos by bus. Olympos is an impressive traditional village situated at the northern part of the island. The village combines an excellent natural environment with a very interesting traditional architectural style.

You will visit a church and the wind mils and also a typical Karpathian house and you will have plenty of time to walk around in its narrow paths, talk with the locals and try to live this mysterious atmosphere or to enjoy a delicious lunch. After we return to Diafani where you will have time to walk around or swim at the crystal turquoise water. At 18:00 we are back to Pigadia with fantastic memories!

Type of excursion: Full day
Should take: Swimsuit, sun protection, comfortable shoes, camera

Stops Approximate time of stay
Olympos 2½ hours
Diafani 1½ - 2 hours
Free time in Heraklion city 2 – 2½ hours
Back to Hotel 19:00 – 19:30
Karpathos Village Tour

Village Tour (Bus tour)

A bus tour around the South part of Karpathos Island. We visit quite lot villages, like Aperi, Volada, Othos, Piles, Mesochori.

At Aperi we visit the main Church, at Othos a traditional Karpathian house, at Piles the local museum,a walk around Mesochori with the narrow paths witch lead to stone wide stairs in the village’s old neighborhoods and finaly to Adeia where you have lunch under pine trees.

Type of excursion: Full day
Should take: Sun protection, comfortable shoes, camera

Stops Approximate time of stay
Aperi 20 min.
Volada 5 min.
Othos 30 min.
Othos 30 min.
Pyles 30 min.
Mesochori 50 min.
Adeia 3 hours
Back to Hotel 18:30 – 19:30
Blue Day (Boat Tour)

Blue Day (Boat Tour)

Kyra Panagia is one of the most famous and photographed beaches in Karpathos island. Take fantastic photos from the boat.

After that we reach the port of Agios Nikolaos where we are going to stay for about an hour. Agios Nikolaos traditional houses, harmonically built in the island's colouration and the fineness of the Aegean Sea render scenery is even more captivating.

Apela beach has voted as the most beautiful beach in all Mediterranean, on 2004. Swim in its turquoise, crystal-clear waters. The beach is fantastic, big and with pine trees, reaching close to the water where we are going to have a BBQ.

Type of excursion: Full day
Should take: Swimming suite, sun protection, comfortable shoes, camera

Stops Approximate time of stay
Kyra Panagia (30min)Photo stop form boat
Agios Nikolaos 1 hour
Apella 4 hours
Back to Hotel 18:00

 

Karpathos

EXCURSIONS - KARPATHOS

Olympos (Bus + Boat Tour)

Olympos (Bus + Boat Tour)

The excursion to traditional village Olympos, takes place with a boat, which starts from the main port of Karpathos Pigadia at 08:30 to the port of Diafani. From Diafani port we reach the beautiful village of Olympos by bus. Olympos is an impressive traditional village situated at the northern part of the island. The village combines an excellent natural environment with a very interesting traditional architectural style.

You will visit a church and the wind mils and also a typical Karpathian house and you will have plenty of time to walk around in its narrow paths, talk with the locals and try to live this mysterious atmosphere or to enjoy a delicious lunch. After we return to Diafani where you will have time to walk around or swim at the crystal turquoise water. At 18:00 we are back to Pigadia with fantastic memories!

Type of excursion: Full day
Should take: Swimsuit, sun protection, comfortable shoes, camera

Stops Approximate time of stay
Olympos 2½ hours
Diafani 1½ - 2 hours
Free time in Heraklion city 2 – 2½ hours
Back to Hotel 19:00 – 19:30
Karpathos Village Tour

Village Tour (Bus tour)

A bus tour around the South part of Karpathos Island. We visit quite lot villages, like Aperi, Volada, Othos, Piles, Mesochori.

At Aperi we visit the main Church, at Othos a traditional Karpathian house, at Piles the local museum,a walk around Mesochori with the narrow paths witch lead to stone wide stairs in the village’s old neighborhoods and finaly to Adeia where you have lunch under pine trees.

Type of excursion: Full day
Should take: Sun protection, comfortable shoes, camera

Stops Approximate time of stay
Aperi 20 min.
Volada 5 min.
Othos 30 min.
Othos 30 min.
Pyles 30 min.
Mesochori 50 min.
Adeia 3 hours
Back to Hotel 18:30 – 19:30
Blue Day (Boat Tour)

Blue Day (Boat Tour)

Kyra Panagia is one of the most famous and photographed beaches in Karpathos island. Take fantastic photos from the boat.

After that we reach the port of Agios Nikolaos where we are going to stay for about an hour. Agios Nikolaos traditional houses, harmonically built in the island's colouration and the fineness of the Aegean Sea render scenery is even more captivating.

Apela beach has voted as the most beautiful beach in all Mediterranean, on 2004. Swim in its turquoise, crystal-clear waters. The beach is fantastic, big and with pine trees, reaching close to the water where we are going to have a BBQ.

Type of excursion: Full day
Should take: Swimming suite, sun protection, comfortable shoes, camera

Stops Approximate time of stay
Kyra Panagia (30min)Photo stop form boat
Agios Nikolaos 1 hour
Apella 4 hours
Back to Hotel 18:00