The island group of Koufonissia consists of two small islands, Pano and Kato Koufonissi. Only Pano Koufonissis is inhabited and this is where the port and village are found. Kato Koufonissi is not inhabited but swimming excursion boats go there in summer. Koufonissia are geographically located between Naxos and Amorgos and they belong to Small Cyclades.
This place is ideal to relax and calm down, without noise or night life. You will find incredible beaches in close distance to Chora, reachable in few min walk. The most famous beaches are Pori with nice caves, Fanos with the large sandy coast and Finikas.
Greek ferries to Koufonissia
There are ferries from Piraeus to Koufonissia 3 times a week and the trip takes from 6 to 9 hours, depending on the vessel. This route connects Koufonissia to many other islands of Cyclades. In summer, there is also a daily local ferry that connects Koufonissi to Thira Santorini, Naxos, Amorgos and the other Small Cyclades (Donoussa, Schinoussa and Iraklia). In general, ferries from Koufonissi go to: Iraklia, Naxos, Schinoussa, Amorgos, Mykonos, Piraeus, Sifnos, Milos, Folegandros, Santorini, Tinos, Paros, Rafina and Donoussa.