Aspropountas Lighthouse: A Whitewashed Wonder in Folegandros

When you visit Folegandros, you are instantly charmed! Its unique architecture and fairytale-like landscapes create a marvelous setting. And on the southwestern coast of the island, a special landmark awaits! Aspropountas Lighthouse stands tall and welcomes travelers. Isolated on the edge of the cliff and overlooking the Aegean, this is the place to be for …

Chrysospilia in Folegandros: A Glorious Natural Monument

Folegandros is a place of exemplary natural beauty. Travelers admire the magnificent landscapes and the unspoiled coastline. Amongst the finest attractions on the island, Chrysospilia in Folegandros stands out! A remote cave about 30 meters above sea level. A place you cannot reach without guidance. Weather permitting, you will be able to embark on a …

Hiking in Folegandros

A great way to explore Folegandros The island of Folegandros is undeniably a hidden gem. As it used to be overlooked by tourists, who frequently chose its better known Cycladic neighbors as a destination, Folegandros kept a more authentic appeal. It was only until recently that this small island caught the attention of visitors and …

Folegandros, the well-preserved Cycladic island

Folegandros is one of the most traditional Cycladic islands. On Folegandros you will not see any neon signs, plastic chairs or crowds of tourists, instead most stores, restaurant and café signs are hand painted on wooden signs which preserve the traditional Cycladic look. Even over the recent years where tourism has started in Folegandros, the newer …

How to explore Folegandros island

If you find yourself on Folegandros you will be amazed by the amount of options you will have to explore the island as well as its surroundings! There are local boats that operate from Folegandros, throughout the year, to Santorini, Anafi, Thirassia, Ios, Sikinos, Naxos, Paros, Syros, Kythnos and Kea, giving you the option to …