Karpathos or Pigadia, as it is also known is the capital and port of the island, located on the southeast side. It is built in the same place as the ancient city Poseidio. Hilltop remains of the ancient acropolis and the Cyclopean walls.
The town of Karpathos is a modern town. Most of the houses and public buildings are new and built by American expat who every summer holiday on the island. The city tour is a pleasant experience for every visitor. Beautiful images that combine the island tradition with modern amenities, you will find in every neighborhood. From the sights of the city, worth seeing the ruins of the early Christian basilica of Agia Fotini located on the promenade of the city. From the architectural members of the temple we conclude that it has been built on the foundations of an earlier ancient temple.
One of the natural attractions of the island worth seeing is the cave of Neptune. Located at Mills and the findings it appears that the cave was used in ancient times as a place of worship. Carved in the rock sanctuary dedicated to Poseidon the Venus.
Swim in the clean sandy beaches that exist around the harbor. The town beach with extensive beach attracts large crowds. And as the sun walk under the moonlight and enjoy the seascapes around the harbor. Follow the sound of music and discover nightlife spots in which you will have fun until dawn.