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GAVDOS

The marvelous "Princess of the North" fascinates the crowds. It is about a peaceful, lowland island with many natural beaches and imposing sands with its biggest part to be pine-clad, bushy and verdurous of the famous "Livanos' Cedars. The ecosystem is really unique and attracts outdoorsies from all over the world.

Gavdos is also wealthy of fishes, lobsters, crawfishes, shrimps and other sea species while it is offered for restful and joyful vacations with many marvelous beaches such as Sarakinos, Potamos, Korfos and Agios Ioannis, the most beautiful beach of the island where you will find an oasis of relax under sand-dunes and cedars.

Vastiana is the southern village in Europe and Kamares in Trypiti its southern spot. From this place you can survey the Libyan Sea and to imagine the route of the ship that once carried Saul in Rome. In this island there is also the second biggest pharos in the world.

You can relish the beautiful saunters inside firry and pine-clad forests and to visit the relics of the lighthouse in Ampelos, built in 1880, one of the biggest of its era in the Mediterranean. Your residence in the island accompanied with the tastes of fresh fish and other local unique goods will travel you in other times.

Map of Gavdos

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