Kea is one of the closest islands to Athens. It is traditional and cosmopolitan at the same time with plentiful tourist activity during the summer. Tourism in Kea is gradually developing while the island constitutes a favorite destination of Athenians, as a city break during the weekends. Visitors can follow the adventurous regional routes that lead to picturesque settlements. Locals' generosity and optimistic mentality contribute to the friendly atmosphere throughout the island.
There is a tourist office located close to the port, where travelers can ask for any possible information concerning their trip. However, there is no tourist police, so it is advisable to visit the central police station for any problems. The residents of Kea happily offer visitors immediate assistance.