Kythnos: Whitewashed streets and flowery squares


Κύθνος, Κυκλάδες

Kythnos lies between Kea and Serifos and it is located 52 nautical miles away from the port of Piraeus. It is a mountainous island, characterized by the relief of the typical landscape of Cyclades. Its surface area comes to about 99 square km.

It is a typical island of the Cyclades group, offering many beautiful beaches with easy access, crystal clear waters and the beautiful colour of the … Aegean Sea.

Some of the beaches are: Merichas, Loutra, Agia Irini, Kolona, Aliki, Naoussa, Vassilika and many more.


Kythnos Map

You should visit the Katafiki cave with stalactite and stalagmite formations, the St. Minas church , the monastery of Prodromos in Chordaki, the Oria Castle.

How to get there

By Ferry: There are daily itineraries from Piraeus and Lavrio port to Kythnos.
By high speed boat: There are also departures of High Speed ferries from Pireaus and Rafina port all year round.
Connection with other islands: Kythnos is connected with Kea , Serifo, Sifno, Kimolos, Milos , Folegandros, Sikinos, Ios, Santorini, Ag. Nikolaos, Dodecanese and Korrissia and Koundouros (Kea).

Kythnos Useful Telephone Numbers (Calling code for Greece 0030)

Kythnos Municipality
22810 31277
Kythnos Police Station
22810 31201
Kythnos Community Clinic
22810 31202
Kythnos Port Authority
22810 32290