One of the most popular beaches is Amoopi beach in the south of Karpathos. The beautiful bay of Amoopi is located 7 km south west of Pigadia, the capital of Karpathos.

It consists of three beaches with azure waters and fine sand, ideal for all types of visitor.

There is a pebble beach, a sandy beach and a small bay with a beach. The small sandy beach is known as Mikri Amoopi.

Megali Amoopi is one of the best spots for a family gathering where the environment is safe. It is some steps away from its neighbour beach of Mikri Amoopi.

The shallow waters are quite an advantage for the children who enjoy beach games in the sand and many swimming adventures in the calm and clean waters. Umbrellas and sunbeds are available all around the beaches as well as some nice accommodations, shops and taverns.

Next to Megali Amopi is Votsalakia Bach. This beach is the best snorkeling destination in the Mediterranean. The pebbles attracts a lot of fish and the underwater nature is amazing.


Local buses connect Pigadia with Amoopi. Some spots on either side of the beach provide a nice solution for some privacy and solitude. One of the most striking features of this beaches.