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Flights to Astypalaia Island

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Astypalaia Island is located in the southeastern Aegean Sea, Greece. It's part of the Dodecanese island chain, but some consider it an extension of the Cyclades due to its cultural and geographical similarities. The island is known for its beautiful beaches, traditional whitewashed villages perched on cliffs, and its relaxed atmosphere. Astypalaia offers a variety of activities for visitors, including hiking, swimming, diving, and exploring historical sites. The island has a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild winters.

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Airports near Astypalaia Island

There are multiple ways to reach Astypalaia Island - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Astypalaia Island.

Kos International Airport "Hippocrates"

Located on the nearby island of Kos, this airport is approximately 2 hours away by ferry from Astypalaia. From Kos, you can take a connecting flight or ferry to reach Astypalaia.


Rhodes International Airport "Diagoras"

Situated on the island of Rhodes, this airport is about 3 hours away by ferry from Astypalaia. From Rhodes, you can take a connecting flight or ferry to reach Astypalaia.


Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venlos"

The main international airport in Greece, Athens Airport is located on the mainland. From Athens, you can take a domestic flight to Astypalaia, which takes around 45 minutes.



Although not the closest option, Santorini Airport is a popular gateway to the Greek islands. From Santorini, you can take a ferry or a connecting flight to Astypalaia. The ferry journey takes approximately 5-6 hours.

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Things to do in Astypalaia Island

Discovering the many attractions of Astypalaia Island can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

Chora and the Chora Castle

The whitewashed houses of Chora, the main town of Astypalaia, cling to a cliffside overlooking the Aegean Sea. Wander the narrow lanes, stopping at shops selling local crafts and enjoying stunning views. A climb up to the Chora Castle, a Venetian fortress, offers panoramic vistas.

The Old Windmills

These traditional windmills standing on a hill above Chora are a quintessential Astypalαιa image. They were once used to grind grain, and some have been converted into museums. They make a great photo stop and offer fantastic views.


Astypalaia boasts many beautiful beaches, with something for everyone. If you are looking for relaxation, head to Livadi Beach or Vathy Beach. For water sports, try Kaminakia Beach. Kounoupa Beach, on a small island off the coast of Astypalaia, is reachable by boat and offers crystal-clear waters and a secluded feel.

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