At the northern tip of Milos, 4km. northeast of Plaka, the island's capital, is one of the most photographed places in the Aegean, a small bay, home to the picturesque fishing village of Fyropotamos. There you will find one of the best beaches and a picturesque harbor built around a natural bay with green waters for unforgettable moments of beauty and recreation. In Fyropotamos Creek, there are the famous wire: small houses into which the boats are kept during the winter period and which, in the summer, the owners use for summer homes.
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Edition: March 2010
It is the only GIS map of Milos ,Kimolos and Polyaigos , made with data collected 100% through field survey.
In the 13th century, the Venetians established their presence by building the Castle of Milos, on the hill, which is called Prophet Elias and is about 280 meters high. The Castle survived but was vandalized from soldiers and pirates during the decades.
Right by the old quarries that used to extract limestone lies a long shore of large pebbles and golden sand easily accessible from the main road. Slightly shaded by marram grass and hidden in a natural rock formation jutting into the azure sea, Klima Beach is the perfect spot for enjoying the sun and the summer breeze.
The beach of Lagada lies right next to Adamas and in fact is the natural extension of the harbor. After arriving in Adamas walk to your right and the road will lead you to Lagada, a beautiful beach with trees, well organized and usually not crowded.
The beach of Firiplaka is a fairly large beach, cut in half by a large rock (plate) which has been detached from the mountain. The first part of the beach is the one where you will find the beach bar and sunbeds, probably the second song on your own or with a camper company that has reached the other side of the beach.
Resembling a magical moonscape this bone white rocky beach stands proud against the sapphire waters of the sea. It is considered one of the best beaches on the island of Milos as well as one of the most photographed beaches in the entire Aegean Sea.
Like almost all beaches in the west side of Milos, Agathia is very difficult to access by land because of a bad road, but is totally worth it especially if you are unable to visit the beach by boat. Its turquoise waters and the wide sandy beach are waiting to reward you for your effort.
Kipoi is a sandy beach and is located near Provatas and the Psathades and enjoys convenient road access. There is a restaurant and a small pier for diving, the only southern coast, from whence Kleftiko trips by boat twice a day and only make two stops: The Elder and Kleftiko, stopping hatred and one hour respectively.
Spilia Sykias The Cave of the Fig Tree in SW side of the island is unique because it hides inside a lovely beach. Also known as the Emerald Cave is an amazing part of the cave whose roof has collapsed resulting in the sunbeams that penetrate to create a unique spectacle consisting of thousands of colors.