The second largest island in the Dodecanese, Karpathos is located between Rhodes and Crete. The population numbers around 6,000 but increases in the summer when many visitors arrive on this beautiful Greek island.
Visit Karpathos in the long hot summer or during the mild winter. Stunning landscapes, Greek hospitality and the chance to explore charming small villages make Karpathos the preferred option for thousands of visitors from all over the world.
Want a perfect beach holiday or a more adventurous trip? With many things to do in Karpathos such as hiking, water sports, mountain biking and horseback riding all available, you will find Karpathos is ideal for fulfilling all your dreams.
During the summer season there are direct charter flights from all over Europe. Ferries run to Karpathos from other Greek islands.
When you visit Karpathos you can take a boat trip from the port.
During the season there are day-long boat trips that visit the more remote and secluded beaches.
With a wide choice of accommodation, an array of restaurants and tavernas and the warm welcome from local people, a holiday on Karpathos will keep this Greek island in your heart for many years.
You will find many things to do in Karpathos, you will be spoilt for choice.