Andros Sightseeing

Andros sightseeing
Sightseeing: 21 things to see in Andros island

The island of Andros Cyclades combines natural beauty, great beaches, and picturesque villages. Its closeness to Athens makes it an ideal weekend destination as the ferry to Andros needs only 2 hours from Rafina port, on the northeast of Athens. The most picturesque village in Andros is Chora, a beautiful place to stroll around. In Chora, do not miss a visit to the Museum of Modern Art that organizes different art exhibitions every summer. Other sightseeing in Andros includes monasteries, chapels, and ancient sites, most of which can be accessed through hiking paths or jeep safari. Another popular activity in Andros is windsurfing at Ormos beach.

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Best Sightseeing

In eastern Batsi are the picturesque villages of Katakilos as well as Pano Katakilos located on both side of a ravine. Due to the presence of the springs that are found in this part of the island, there are many gushing waterfalls as well.

Location: Chora
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The Goulandris Museum of Contemporary Art was established in 1979 and organizes painting exhibitions of local and foreign artists. This is the most important museum of Andros.

Location: Chora

This museum presents the entire history of Andros merchant marine, from the ancient times to our day. It is located in Chora, up in the square of the Unknown Sailor.

Best villages

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Location: On the eastern side of Andros
Description: This lovely town is the capital of Andros and one of the most picturesque villages of Cyclades. With traditional architecture and rich cultural life, Chora is nice for an evening stroll.

Best beaches

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Location: 10 km north of Chora
Description: The shore has soft white pebbles and the water is crystal, with blue green colorings. A small river ends close to this beach, creating an impressive biotope with plane trees.

Type: Sandy, Non Organised, Secluded

Location: 30 km west of Chora
Description: This is one of the most beautiful beaches in Andros. It has golden sand and amazing crystal water.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Partly Organized, Water sports

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Location: 30 km west of Chora
Description: One of the most famous beaches of Andros, Agios Petros has a long, sandy coastline and crystal water. This beach is developed as a tourist resort.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Partly Organized, Water sports

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Location: 22 km west of Chora
Description: The seawater of Batsi is shallow, perfect for swimming and ideal for a family hangout. The sand is fine and soft.

Type: Sandy, Family Friendly, Partly Organized, Water sports

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