General Information about Agathonisi Island, Dodecanese
Agathonisi is a tiny peaceful island located on the northern side of Dodecanese. It has two villages, Megalo Chorio and Mikro Chorio, both built in a location invisible from the sea because of the pirate attacks that were so frequent till the late 19th century. The main port is Agios Georgios, which has little tourist accommodation.
The small island of Agathonisi has only 200 inhabitants and lives from livestock, fishing and tourism. Almost traffic free, most transport is done on foot and donkey. The beaches in Agathonisi are small and have crystal water. They are not organized and provide a totally calm environment to relax.
Greek ferries to Agathonisi
There are ferries to Agathonisi from other Dodecanese islands (Rhodes, Kos, Patmos, Leros) and Samos. Occasionally there are direct ferries from Piraeus.