The island of Nisyros has some of the most picturesque villages in the Dodecanese. They still preserve their traditional architectural style for most of the buildings and houses. There are only four settlements on the island and all are small with few inhabitants.
Some hotels and accommodation are located around these villages.
After you have seen the best Nisyros villages, you can also find information about the best beaches in Nisyros.
Guide to 4 villages
Discover our guide to 4 Nisyros villages. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Nisyros. For the most popular ones, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.
Description: Mandraki is the capital village and the main port of Nisyros. It has about few permanent inhabitants and remains an unspoilt holiday resort.
Description: Nikia is actually a tiny, mountainous village. A hill above this village gives a great view to the magnificent volcano of Nisyros.
Description: Emporios is a mountainous village with traditional architecture. It is surrounded by beautiful churches and monasteries.
Description: Pali is a seaside village famous for the beaches that surround it, such as Katsouni and Lies. A few tourist amenities can be found there.