The Arkasa Village is an authentically scenic Greek Island settlement, with picturesque small whitewashed houses and narrow little streets, reflecting the unique ambience and tradition of the genuine Greek Island design and architecture that remain through the years and visitors love to experience. Situated just 16 km away from Karpathos Town, Arkasa Village impresses for its green nature and exotic beaches with emerald colored crystal clear waters. Arkasa Settlement is well known for the Christian Basilica of Saint Anastasia dating from the 5th century that features excellently preserved relics and mosaic floor. Nearby located, “Paleokastro” the ancient Acropolis overlooks Arkasa Town and Beach, which is a unique spot for enjoying a breathtaking view of the endless sea and sky and a romantic sunset as well.
Karpathos is the second largest island of the Dodecanese island chain and lies between the Islands of Rhodes and Crete. Karpathos Island is well know for its exotic sandy beaches with its crystal clear emerald colored waters, which are considered to be among best beaches in Greece. The wide range of the scenic beaches of Karpathos Island makes it ideal for families and couples as every beach has its own unique identity. Holidays in Karpathos are ideal for travellers who look for a virgin beauty destination with exotic colors creating their own little paradise and for trekkers as well, as Karpathos is well know for its trekking paths in the mountainous area of the Island, where trekkers can enjoy a magnificent, panoramic view of the Island, the settlements & the beaches.