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Very nice beach behind the airport!

The drive towards without 4x4 is doable but wouldn't recommend it after it has rained with a normal... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2017
Igor C
via mobile
Diakoftis, The best beach on Karpathos-sometimes!!

This beach is absolutely breathtaking, with its fine white sand and clear azure water. The only... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2017
Pete G
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Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

The drive towards without 4x4 is doable but wouldn't recommend it after it has rained with a normal car. In The future this will be fixed as there as plans to improve to an asphalt road. The beach is very nice for snorkling especially on...More

Thank Igor C
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This beach is absolutely breathtaking, with its fine white sand and clear azure water. The only setback with this fantastic place is that it tends to be very windy here, rendering all residing on the sand very difficult and on some days, virtually impossible. We...More

2  Thank Pete G
Reviewed January 19, 2017

Amazing colors of the water. Thousand shades of the sea. But in the full season many many people there.

Thank Veronika H
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Nice beach , very clear water , nice colors . White sands . Easy to get there . Not so far away from the main road but very quiet . Except August ..

Thank Despina D
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Why fly 9 hours to Maldives when you have so near one of the most beautiful beach! Crystal clear sea, white sand, paradise.

2  Thank Jani83
Reviewed September 13, 2016

After a 20 minute ride from the main city, you are rewarded with peace on this beautiful beach. It consists of two beaches, one is pebbled and the other one is sandy. Both are amazing and very quiet, considering that the airport is near them....More

2  Thank Tatjana K
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Crystal blue waters, sandy beach, though i would prefer a more clean environment and a place to settle in case of strong winds (sandblasting).

Thank Anthony G
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Diakofti is my just gorgeous. Not too many people there, kids are enjoying the sea, you can really relax there, no music, no noise (only the airplanes), perfect place if you want to be on an untouched beach. (there is only one small boutique near...More

1  Thank Erzsébet H
Reviewed August 18, 2016

This was my favorite beach in Karpathos, we rented a car and we were visiting all the possible beaches in 2 weeks. Crystal water, pink sand, I even brought home some sand for my sand collection. Hard to arrive there, as you can achieve it...More

Thank Erzsébet H
Reviewed August 17, 2016

highly recommended, visitors rated #1 in Karpathos. TO GO THERE PEOPLE NEED THEIR OWN TRANSPORTATION, MOTORBIKE OR A CAR, small car is perfect. better days to go there is with the wind weak.

Thank Elias H
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