Astypalaia is situated approximately 95 miles (153 kilometers) west of Rhodes and about 170 miles (274 kilometers) southeast of the national capital, Athens.
Be sure to make the most of everything Astypalaia has to offer. Visit Livadi Beach or Astypalaia Castle.
Don't limit yourself to Astypalaia; this region features numerous natural and cultural attractions which await the savvy traveler. Amorgos, is 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast, while Aegiali is located 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast.
About 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the northwest of Astypalaia is Amorgos, a regional center home to Agia Anna Beach, Aegiali Beach and Monastery of Panagia Hozoviotissa. Anargyroi Church and Aegiali Port are other good places to visit.
Learn something new at Dodecanese Islands' excellent history museums. A surefire way to truly understand a spot is by exploring its history. Take a trip to the castles while you are here.
Dodecanese Islands is a good place to take part in a fascinating guided nature walks and winery tours that are offered here. Picnicking and shore fishing are just some of the many relaxing activities in this area.
At the end of your stay in this special place, say goodbye the way locals do, with a hearty "Yiá sou."