Holidays in Folegandros

Folegandros 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 Folegandros: how do I get there, where do I stay, what can I see and do in Folegandros? What about transportation on the island?

Holidays in Greece 

Considering Greece to be a magical place for your vacation, we urge you to visit the sections Greek Islands, Thematic Holidays, and why not the Mainland of Greece. We believe that every little part of Greece has a thrilling travelling experience to offer.

Folegandros travel, tourism info

Folegandros is located between the islands of Milos and Sikinos and has about 600 residents. It is a mountainous island its highest peak being Agios Eleftherios, 455m, in the south. Chora is the main town of the island and it is built on the edge of a precipice on the northern coast of the island. Karavostassi is the port of the island. The Venetian Castle is at its centre and maintains the cohesion of a close-knit neighbourhood with the houses shaped into its walls. There are small hotels, good tavernas and an exceptional atmosphere for evening amusements.

Folegandros useful info

Police Station +30 2286041249
Medical Centre +30 2286041222
Port Authority +30 2286041249
Local Council +30 2286041285
 


Holiday packages, Offers for Folegandros

Holiday packages for Folegandros

Greecehotelholiday.com, is the site that enables you to create online, easily and quickly, your own holiday package to Folegandros. We can assure you that you can make any booking with us, whether it is airplane or ferry tickets, hotels.

You can combine your holidays with short visits to nearby islands like Milos or Sikinos to create your own unique holiday.

Folegandros Ferry Tickets, Ship Itineraries, Special Offers

Booking ferry tickets for Folegandros

Book your ferry tickets for Folegandros 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 Folegandros

Folegandros can be reached by ferry boat, from the port of Piraeus or Lavrio. Also, there is access from the nearby Cycladic islands, like Syros, Paros, Naxos, Mykonos, Amorgos, Kimolos, Ios, Santorini, Anafi, Sifnos, Serifos by ferry boat or sea-taxi. The duration of your trip varies depending on the route and type of ship (conventional or high speed one). When booking your chosen ferry tickets for Folegandros online, you will be informed of the precise time of arrival. Since ship itineraries change according to season, your are advised to check our online booking system for up-to-date information.

Special offers for ferry tickets to Folegandros

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 Folegandros, Flights, Special Offers

Booking Air tickets for Folegandros

The island has no airport. The nearest airport is on the island of Milos served by light aircraft (see Milos airtickets), aircraft with a few seats. Alternative proposal is the island of Santorini international airport (see airtickets Santorini) from where you will find seats easier.

To receive the most-up-to-date information on flights, please refer to our online booking for tickets, as schedules and flights to Folegandros change.

Special offers and cheap tickets to Folegandros

To get the best deals early booking is required. Visit Greecehotelholiday.com and find cheap tickets for Folegandros. Take profit from low cost airline and last-minute bookings, as well. Don't forget to use your airmile bonus card.

Hotels in Folegandros, Hotel Guide, Special Offers

Hotel Guide

Greecehotelholiday.com provides you with a complete and up-to-date guide for hotel accommodation. You can find your favourite accommodation searching either by location, or by hotel name. 

Luxury Hotels in Folegandros

If you would like to search for Luxury Hotels in Folegandros (Luxury hotels, boutique hotels, 4 or 5 star hotels) search under the section Luxury Hotels.

Cheap Hotels in Folegandros

If you are searching for Cheap Hotels in Folegandros (rooms, apartments 3, 2, and 1 star hotels)search under the section Cheap Hotels.

Special Hotel Offers in Folegandros

If you are looking for special offers visit our section Hotel Offers in Greece.

Booking Hotels in Folegandros

When browsing the hotel list for Folegandros, and clicking on the link "online booking", you 'll be first shown the hotels that offer online booking. By pressing on the button 'Book & Prices' you reach the online booking machine for the selected hotel.

Excursions and places of interest in Folegandros

Excursions and tours in Folegandros

Some of the many beautiful beaches of Folegandros are Karavostassis, Latinaki, Katergo Aggali, Agios Nikolaos and Livadaki.

Places of interest in Folegandros

Folklore Museum: Here, one can get an idea of how a rural household functioned until the middle of the 20th century, as the museum is a reconstruction of this special type of dwelling.

Panagia Church: The largest church on Folegandros, dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. It is built on a rock above Chora, probably on the site of an ancient temple, building materials from which were used for its construction.

Chrysospilia: Chrysospilia is a unique natural and archaeological monument. It is a remote cave on the north-eastern side of the island, about 30 metres above sea level, with a significant caving and archaeological interest.

Thematic tours in Folegandros

Folegandros is considered to be a remarkable destination in the world for :

Romantic Holidays

Youth Tourism.

Restaurants and nightlife in Folegandros

Folegandros offers many great local flavours in the taverns and excellent international cuisine in the restaurants. At night, entertainment does not have the cosmopolitan character found in other islands. It has much more to do with having a good company in the squares and small bars of Chora.

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