Holidays in Antikythira

Antikythira Holidays 

Being aware of the needs of the Greek traveler and especially of the modern foreigner one, who sometimes is in awe of the abundance of information on the internet, the well experienced team of Greecehotelholiday.com has a suggestion for everyone’ s taste. With over 35 years of expertise in tourism in Greece, we have compiled a comprehensive guide to questions usually asked when one plans holidays in Antikythira: how do I get there, where do I stay, what can I see and do in Antikythira? What about transportation on the island?

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Antikythira travel, tourism info

Antikythira is an island of the Aegean, located over Crete and under Kythira, with a population of 45 people and a land mass of 20 sq. km. Itis the most remote island in the aegean sea and definitely one for the recluses. Finds are displayed in Athens National Museum, e.g. a bronze statue of a young man and the famous mechanism of Antikythira. It has one settlement named Potamos. Antikythira fascinates visitors with its wild beauty. This small island is an oasis of tranquillity, an ideal destination for those who seek moments of absolute relaxation far away from big cities.Despite an increase in visitors, the tourist industry has not been developed. There are few homes for rent and efforts are being made to increase accommodations facilities.

Antikythira useful info

Community +30 27360 33287
Police +30 27360 33767
Health Centre +30 27360 33213
 


Antikythira Ferry Tickets, Ship Itineraries, Special Offers

Booking ferry tickets for Antikythira

Book your ferry tickets for Antikythira online with us, then collect your ticket at the port before your departure, from the special ticket kiosks. - Please note that some ship companies do not offer this service. If the case is so, we post your tickets well in advance.

Ship itinerary information for Antikythira

Antikythira can be reached by ferry boat  from the port of Piraeus, Gythio or Neapoli of Peloponnese. Also, there is access from the nearby islands, like Crete (Chania) and Kythira by ferry boat or sea-taxi. We can offer ferry tickets through our online booking system.

Special offers for ferry tickets to Antikythira

It is important to note that most ship companies offer discounts for return tickets. Keep in mind that if you want to visit a nearby island, you are strongly advised to buy in advance a return ticket for your destination.

Air tickets to Antikythira, Flights, Special Offers

Booking Air tickets for Antikythira

Antikythira doesn't have an airport, so it can only be reached by boat. We can offer airtickets to Athens airport through our online booking system and then there is connection to Antikythira from the port of Piraeus, Gythio or Neapoli of Peloponnese by ferry boat. Also, it is possible to fly to a nearby island which have an airport, like Kythira, Crete (Chania) and then reach Antikythira by ferry boat or sea-taxi.To get the best deals early booking is required. Visit Greecehotelholiday.com and find cheap tickets for Antikythira. Take profit from low cost airline and last-minute bookings, as well. Don't forget to use your airmile bonus card.

Hotels in Antikythira, Hotel Guide, Special Offers

Hotel Guide

there are no available hotels.

Excursions and special places of interest in Antikythira

Excursions and tours in Antikythira

Of particular interest is the ancient Aegila, at Polykastro, 1.5 km from Potamos. You can also visit the ruins of the ancient settlement walls dating back to the classical era.

Places of interest in Antikythira

A beach ideal for swimming is Xeropotamos where you can enjoy the tranquillity and peacefulness of the landscape. You can reach the beach from Potamos either after a 30 minutes walk or in 5 minutes time by boat. You can also swim to Kamarella and Halara.

Restaurants and nightlife in Antikythira

There are only a cafe and two restaurants.

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