Spathi Village in Kea
Information About Spathi
Spathi Village Kea: If you are looking for a paradise, to leave behind the crowed city, Spathi is the place for you. Spathi is a wide beach, located in the east of Ioulida, the capital of Kea. It is approximately at a distance of 14 km from there. As it is known for being one of the best beaches of the island, it is the perfect place to relax.
In Spathi, tourists will find a lot of interesting activities to do. You can swim in the crystal waters; take a walk to admire the landscapes, snorkel in the middle of colourful fishes, and much more. It is also a good place for people who love fishing. Visitors can go with their yachts, but we recommend them to have a secure anchor as sometimes wind blows roughly. There are many places to visit. Otzias, which is near Spathi, is a small settlement with taverns and restaurants to taste the local recipes.
Moreover, one of the best spots of Kea is the historic monastery of Panagia Kastriani. This brilliant white monastery is on the top of a hill. Visitors can rent one of the 30 beds of Panagia Kastriani. This place is very popular, so in order to find accommodation, you should book in advance. The monastery dates from the 18th century. it is said that in that place an icon of the Virgin Mary was found and so she became the patron-Saint of the island.