About Arkassa - presentation, information, photos and recommendations

Arkasa is one of the 12 villages of the Karpathian district Province of Karpathos , Prefecture of the Dodecanese Islands located on the Southwest part of the Island 15 klm from karpathos town and 8 klm from Karpathos international airport and maintains almost pure the once ancient name of Arkesia ( one of the 4 ancient cities of Tetrapolis).
Situated along the Mediterranean coastline, the village of Arkasa is built in a fertile region, and impresses visitors with its green nature, beautiful beaches, steep mountain sides, but also the important historical sites available throughout the village. The village is amphitheatric cut in two by the stream or a small river (that once used to flow abundant – witness today the once running watermills). The main Church of Ypapanti nestled in the center stands with pride protecting its people, while in the area of Agia Sofia church and Paleocastro (meaning old castle -Acropolis of ancient Arkesia) is overlooking bravely the village of Arkasa and you will feel the prehistoric times once standing here… and it appears that they have never left. This of course can be proved by the monuments throughout the area of the village- the mosaics of Agia Anastasia of 5th century and the church of Agia Sofia today.
Today Arkasa is one of the most developing tourist areas of Karpathos , here modern , traditional, and folklore life bind together with very old memories from the past making Arkasa a top destination in the Mediterranean.
Arkasa consists of a quite beautiful, peaceful little village (population nearly 650) with top rated tourist infrastructure ready to make the best for all its visitors. There are accommodations today rating from 5 star hotels to the most simple and traditional rooms , high quality restaurants and tavernas await you to give the best of the Greek and karpathian local gastronomy . Relaxing yourself on one the beaches within the area of Arkasa and Finiki is a dream come true and discover the crystal clear blue colors of the Agean. Agios Nicolaos beach is an award winning beach and a official Blue Flag Beach of the Greek Tourist Association (E.O.T.) The unbelievable sunset of the Aegean will capture you and just sit back and enjoy the breathtaking view in one of the cafes and bars available. Go sightseeing or just take a walk through the village and feel the hospitality the locals will offer you… Car rental, shopping, super markets and many other tourist services are available within the village. Arkasa village is the only area in Karpathos that a visitor can live and feel the life of the a local and this because Arkasa is the only village with tourist infrastructure.


Arkassa | Arkasa is one of the 12 villages of the Karpathian district Province of Karpathos , Prefecture of the Dodecanese Islands located on the Southwest part of the Island 15 klm from karpathos town and 8 klm from Karpathos international airport and maintains almost pure the once ancient name of Arkesia ( one of the 4 ancient cities of Tetrapolis)

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Top hotels in Arkassa

Alpha Studios , Arkassa

Alpha Studios   

Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
  • No transport provided
Athena Pallace, Arkassa

Athena Pallace  

Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

  • Hotel on the beach  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Yiannis, Arkassa

Hotel Yiannis  

Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Golden Sun, Arkassa

Hotel Golden Sun

Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

    • No transport provided
    Royal Mare, Arkassa

    Royal Mare  

    Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

    • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
    • No transport provided
    Hotel Arkasa Bay, Arkassa

    Hotel Arkasa Bay

    Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

      • No transport provided
      Annita Studios, Arkassa

      Annita Studios

      Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

      • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
      • No transport provided
      Arkasa Palace, Arkassa

      Arkasa Palace

      Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

        • No transport provided
        Archipelagos Hotel, Arkassa

        Archipelagos Hotel

        Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

        • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
        • No transport provided
        Arkesia, Arkassa

        Arkesia

        Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

        • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
        • No transport provided
        Blue Sea Studios, Arkassa

        Blue Sea Studios

        Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

          • No transport provided
          Hotel Montemar Studios, Arkassa

          Hotel Montemar Studios

          Arkassa, Karpathos, Greece

          • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
          • No transport provided

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