General Information about Folegandros Island, Cyclades
Folegandros is among the most picturesque islands of Cyclades, a place with rich history and a special local character. It is geographically found in Western Cyclades, between the islands of Sikinos and Milos. Karavostasi, the port of Folegandros, is about 3 km from Chora and from there you can take the boat to various beaches around the island.
Thanks to its picturesque architecture with the white houses and the small squares, the island is ideal for romantic holidays. In summer nights, Chora bursts from life. You will find delicious taverns every where on Folegandros, mostly at the port and in busy beaches like Agali.
Greek ferries to Folegandros
The trip from Piraeus to Folegandros lasts about 3 to 8 hours, depending on the type of vessel and the route. As Folegandros belongs to Western Cyclades, it is connected by ferry to the islands of the same complex, in particular Kythnos, Sifnos, Serifos, Milos and Kimolos. There are also ferries from Folegandros to Thira Santorini and Folegandros to Ios. In general, ferries from Folegandros go to: Santorini, Ios, Sikinos, Milos, Piraeus, Kythnos, Serifos, Sifnos, Mykonos, Koufonissi, Naxos, Anafi, Paros, Syros, Kimolos, Kea and Lavrion.