Kolumbo Volcano

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Kolumbo is an active submarine volcano located 7 km northeast Santorini island. The highest parts of the crater rim are now about 18 meters below sea level. A caldera is formed in the central part that reaches a depth of 512 meters below sea level. The area of the volcano is the most dangerous underwater volcanic area of the Mediterranean.

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Santorini Hiking Map

Santorini Hiking Map

Scale: 1:25.000
Edition: June 2009

On this map of Santorini , the boundaries of NATURA 2000 areas are indicated , so that you will know which parts of the island are of special environmental interest and beauty – thus you can enjoy traveling through them, but also take care to protect them.


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Bavaria 49 Economy

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Sailing Yacht for Charter

  • Berths 10
  • Built 2003
  • Length 49.00 ft

Athinios is a small commercial harbor about 3 nM south of Skala. It is usually crowded with small cargo ships.

Koloumpos Harbor

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Lagoon 380 Class

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Catamaran for Charter

  • Berths 10
  • Built 2014
  • Length 38.00 ft

Monolithos Harbor

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Port

This is a small harbor on the East coast of the island. The shelter here is reasonable but there is some swell with the meltemi (the Etesians) (the Etesians).

Skala or Alopronia is the harbor and only anchorage in Sikinos. The harbor is shallow with very limited room to manoeuvre and little space for yachts.

Koufonisi Harbor

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Skala Thira Harbor

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Skala Thíra or Skala Fira is the main harbor and where the cruise ships call. It is not really a harbor but a quay.

Ios Harbor

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Port

Port Ios or Yialos is the only port on the island. It provides excellent shelter from the meltemi (the Etesians) (the Etesians) but during the peak holiday period it is so noisy with l disco music and loud beer parties, that it is impossible to sleep.

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Aegiali or Ayias Annas is the second harbor in Amorgos. It is located near the North end of the island.

Katapola Harbor

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Port

Katapola is the main harbor of Amorgos. It provides good shelter from the meltemi (the Etesians) (the Etesians).

Nea Kameni Volcano

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Volcano

The volcano of Santorini has the largest caldera in the world with a height of 300m and a diameter of 11km. Nea Kameni is the biggest tourist attraction due to its healing hot springs.

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Oia

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Sunset Viewpoint

Oia is the most famous village of Santorini, a traditional village with small houses, narrow streets and blue domed churches. In Oia visitors can find many tavernas, cafes and tourist shops.

Santorini or Vlychada Marina is a new marina just west of cape Exomitis. The harbour is the only well protected harbour or anchorage of the island.

The Prehistoric Thera Museum, located in Fira, is an amazing building, offering visitors a comfortable tour. In the museum visitors learn about the history and geologyof Thera and see findings from the Neolithic period.

The Santorini Nautical Museum is located in the town of Oia. It was founded in 1956 and it is housed in a mansion since 1990.

The archeological museum of Santorini is located at the center of Fira. It hosts a unique collection of sculptures and inscriptions from the Archaic to the Roman period.

The Museum of Ancient, Byzantine and post-Byzantine Musical Instruments are housed in the old Community building of Oia in Santorini. The interesting collection of Mr Halaris, a famous musician, includes musical instruments that date from 2,800 B.

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Akrotiri Bay

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Anchorage

A bay mid-way between Kolofana and Katapola. A small island, Petalidha, lies at its entrance.

Despotiko Anchorage

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Soros Anchorage

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Soros 2nd Anchorage

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Voutakos Anchorage

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Alykis Anchorage at Aluki

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Dryos Anchorage at Druos

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Agios Georgios Anchorage

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Oia Anchorage

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Anchorage

It is a reasonably shelter from the meltemi but there is almost always some swell. There is a small pier with about 6 m depth but it usually crowded with fishing boats.

Kato Koufonisi Anchorage

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Good holding on sand ground. Good protection from NW to SE.

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Kalotiri Bay

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Anchorage

This is a rather pleasant anchorage, just 3 nM West of Aegiali, protected from the meltemi by Nikouria Island. There are strong gusts.

Hozoviotissa Monastery

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Monastery


The Hozoviotissa Monastery is an 11th century building, known as Virgin Mary. It is believed that its icon arrived on a boat from Palestine.

Ios at Chora

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Town

Ios is known for the vivid nightlife, the heart of clubbing in whole Cyclades, as many said. It is famous for its wild and crazy nightlife since the 1980s when hippies first came to these wonderful Cycladic island.

Plane Wreck at Irakleia

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Wreck

The cove of Alimia in the northeastern part of Iraklia hides an hydroplane of World War II, 9 meters underwater. The plane crashed after a battle with British aircrafts in September 1943.

Il Gelato Doro Cafe

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Bar

Il Gelato Doro Café offers authentic Gelato ice-cream, ideal with a cold coffee in hot days. It also has an amazing view of the sunset.

It is the oldest cafe in Amorgos, operated continuously since 1950. It is located in the main road of Katapola, in front of the harbor.

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Kallisto Cafe

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Cafe

Kallistro is located in the Chora of Amorgos. It serves a wide range of coffees accompanied with delicious sweets, including homemade ice cream and local sweets.

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Choreutis cafenion (Dancer in Greek) is located in Tholaria village. It is operated more than 50 years and as the current owner (past owner`s son) says, his father was not only kafetzis (coffee maker), but a shoemaker, a butcher and a barber.

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From the port of the country take the road that goes east and found the Ammos, a small sandy beach with shallow waters that seem to embrace the fishing boats. It is preferred for the shallow waters for families with children.

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Large sandy beach with shallow crystal clear waters stretching in length and width. The islet Venetiko front and the opposite view Schinoussa complete the scene.

The beach is located at the south part of Iraklia, in the homonymous cove of Merichas. It is a small steep pebbled beach surrounded by steep cliffs making the scenery stunningly imposing.

Single beach and relatively easy access from a wonderful trip around the half hour from Madonna - Heraklion. There is no any kind of organization so you need to arrange for the necessary (water, sunscreen, umbrella, hat, medicine and food).

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A small gulf near the Cave of the St. John.

Karvounolakos beach is set on the south part of the island between Alimia and Merichas. This sandy beach is small and not organized but has marvelous waters alluring you to stay for hours in them! Around the coast you will see the stunning black rocks while its coast is of pretty light hues creating a unique contrast.

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Alimia Beach at Irakleia

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Beach

Beautiful sandy beach with clear blue waters. The extensive sandy beach suitable for swimming and rest only.

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Magnificent beach on the island of Despotiko. Access by boat.

Agios Georgios Beach

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Beach

Agios Georgios beach is located right next to the port, on the north eastern part of the island. Its waters are blue and greenwhile the shore is covered by glittering golden sand.

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Soros Beach

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Beach

Soros beach is a popular long sandy beach organized with sunbeds and umbrellas with sapphire waters and trees offering natural shade to the bathers. It is not suggested for families with children since the water in many spots suddenly deepens and the seabed is abrupt, with some rocks found even near the shore.

Magnificent beach (bay) on the island of Despotiko. Access by boat.

Magnificent beach on the island of Despotiko. Access by boat.

At the region of Mastichi, in the southwest part of the island, almost opposite to Despotiko, lies the unique sandy and pebbled beach, sourrounded by rocks. Accessible only by small boats.