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Nisyros

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Nisyros is located in the Aegean Sea between the islands of Kos and Tilos. According to mythology, during the period of the Gigantomachy (war of the Giants), Poseidon (the god of the sea) plucked a rock from Kos and in anger threw it at the giant Polivotis with the intention of killing him.

This rock, which crushed the giant, became Nisiros, and the half-dead giant shakes the earth every now and then with his groans, thus awakening the volcano.

The capital and harbor of the island is Mandraki, with its white houses spread out below the imposing rock on top of which the Monastery of the Panagia Spiliani is built, while the Castle of Spiliani, a memento from the passing of the Knights dominates the harbor from a height of 150m.

Nisyros offers wonderful landscapes and walking paths, beautiful beaches witha clear sea, old churches and monasteries with a rich history and lovely Greek villages with nice restaurants and bars. In sum, Nisyros is a wonderful island for your holidays!


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The port of Mandráki is a small, artificial port that is open to the northeast. It is protected by an 86-meter-long mole that is set to the northeast.

AQUA LIBRA 131

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Mega Yacht for Charter

  • Berths 11
  • Built 2018
  • Length 131.00 ft

Gyali (Yalia) Volcano

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Volcano

Gyali is a very small volcanic island in the Dodecanese. At the highest point of the island there is an inactive crater.

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Volcano of Nisyros

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Volcano

It is the youngest volcano in Greece and still activated. The volcano is 160.

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Pali Marina

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Marina

Pali is the only harbor on the island suitable for yachts. Since the re-orientation of the harbor entrance in 2007, shelter here has improved significantly, the meltemi (the Etesians) no longer sending in the uncomfortable swell of years past.

Sail la Vie 35 economy

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Sailing Yacht for Charter

  • Berths 6
  • Built 2004
  • Length 35.00 ft

The closest place to Hora where one can swim is the quite lengthy beach of Hohlakoi. It was named after the large, smooth pebbles both in the sea and on the beach.

Katsouni Beach

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Beach

Beach Katsouni is located 9 km east of Mandraki and a couple of km from Paloi. It is the largest beach of Nisyros and consists of sand, pebbles and rocks offering visitors a quiet refuge amidst the beautiful surrounding.

Lyes Beach

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Beach

It is located on the northeast side of the island, east of Paloi, down the road that passes in front of the Pantelidis’ Baths. The beach starts about 3 km after Paloi, where the asphalt stops.

Bounty

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Motor Sailer for Charter

  • Berths 4
  • Built 1995
  • Length 72.00 ft

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Pachia Ammos

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Beach

It is difficult to reach this beach, which is 10 km from Mandraki. It is on the east side of the island and one can get there by the road after Paloi that passes in front of the Pantelidis’ Baths.

Paloi Beach

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Beach

Once the island’s fishing village, it is now rapidly developing as a resort, while still retaining its peace and quiet. It is the port and sea outlet of Emporeios, with a population of around 150 during the winter, a number that rises considerably during the summer.

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