Karpathos Island | OLYMBOS SITES Information on Karpathos holidays - Greece
Olymbos Sites - Karpathos island
One of the large cities of Karpathos that flourished from at least the 5th century BC. One can notice the walls and the remains of houses (4th - 3rd century BC). At Vrykounda there is a small collection with various findings.
ST. JOHN CHURCH
It is located 1:30 hours on foot from Avlona village. The area is extremely beautiful.
It is located north and it is a deep, natural port well protected from the winds. It used to be ancient Vrykounda's port.
AGHIOS MINAS BAY
Located SE it is a beautiful beach.
Dating back to the 16th century with a wood carved screen and beautiful wall paintings.