Area: 63 sq. km
Tilos is a
small and very pleasant island between Nissiros and Symi. It
is a blissful tranquil heaven inhabited by very friendly
people. The food is excellent and cheap. The taverna Blue Sky
served probably the best Stifado I have ever tasted, among
other delicious treats.
has it's small share of sightseeing. Most notably the hillside
villages of Mikro Horio (deserted and in ruins) and Megalo
Horio (the "capital" of the island), and some
Tilos has some very nice paths left that will keep you busy
for a few days, at least. Most of the paths are rather short
and pretty undemanding, making this island a very relaxed
Many decent beaches can be found on the way, where
you can enjoy a nice swim in more or less complete solitude.
The charming little port of Telos, at Livadia bay, can serve
as a convenient base for your walks.
>> Dodecanese Islands : Astypalea,
Halki, Kalymnos, Karpathos,
Leros, Lipsi, Nisyros, Patmos, Rhodes, Symi,