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Activities

 Get in touch with nature

Scuba diving

The rich seabed around Karpathos, brimming with marine life and unique species is ideal for an underwater adventure. Experienced scuba-diving instructors organize diving expeditions to the most exciting locations around Karpathos, offering beginner’s lessons and all necessary equipment.

Windsurfing

The high winds of the Aegean make Karpathos a paradise destination for windsurfers, and several international windsurfing competitions have taken place here. Whether you are an avid windsurfer or you wish to try the sport for the first time, you can rent a board at several water-sport facilities and ride the waves!

Hiking

All across Karpathos Island, designated hiking paths passing through breath-taking landscapes guide to Karpathos’ hidden gems of natural beauty, always accompanied by spectacular views to the Aegean. Some of the most intriguing paths to explore are the route from Aperi village to Achata beach, through a canyon with several small caves, the path through the traditional villages of Aperi, Volada, Othos and Pyles, the route through the wilderness from Avlona to Vrikounda, and, for the most spectacular views, the path from the Lastos plateau to the highest peak of Karpathos, Kali Limni. 

Mountain biking

Rental agencies around the island offer mountain-bikes for the adventurous, thrill-seeking explorers who wish to explore the enchanting nature of the island on two wheels. An exciting way to admire the beauty of this unique island!