- 11.74 m
Kea is a greek small island belonging to the Cyclades island group, in the Aegean Sea.
Its landscape is characterized by low lush hill, beautiful beaches and suggestive village. A worth seeing stop are Chora and the ancient Karthea. Chora is the capital city of the island, a small village, where you can visit the Kastro, that proves the venetian domination, the church of Agia Paraskevi and the Episcopi Monastery. Karthea was the main city, here you can visit the Dorian temple of Athena, the temple of Pithiou Apollo, the temple of Asklipios and the ancient theatre; once there, it will seem that you are reviving the past.
The most beautiful beaches on the island are: Koundouros beach, a sandy and organized beach, perfect to practice water sport; Otzias beach, Gialiskari and Kampi beach.
Kea is the perfect destination for those wanting to relax, enjoy the greek history and practice water sport, especially scuba diving thanks to its perfect visibility and rich marine life.