HOW TO GET TO DONOUSA
From the port of Piraeus with normal ferries to Donoussa (approx. 6.5 hours)
There are also connections from: Syros, Schinousa, Katapola, Amorgos, Naxos, Paros, Heraclea, Astypalaia
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FERRY TICKETS TO DONOUSA
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The Island of Donousa
Donousa is the northernmost island of the Small Eastern Cyclades and located east of Naxos and north of Amorgos. The island has a land area of 13.5 sq. km and numerous coves some of which hide magnificent sandy beaches. There are 110 inhabitants in the four beautiful villages of Donousa. According to the mythology, Dionysus offered Ariadne a hiding place in Donoussa so that Theseus could not find her. A settlement dating to the Geometric Period as well as remains of Bronze Age dwellings reveal the historical importance of the island.
Explore by boat magnificent caves like “Spilia Tichou” (Cave of the Wall) with its beautiful stalactite formations, located northwest, and “Fokospilia” (meaning seal cave), at the eastern coast of the island, a habitat of seals. Indulge yourself in a variety of culinary delights! Taste “souvli”, a cream made of barley, “aranista” (type of pasta), “patatato” (a potato dish) tasty sesame bars, “kserotíyana” (honey-dipped spiral pastries), Indian fig (prickly pear) jam and raki made of dried figs.
What is the Donousa Ferry schedule?
Donoussa port serves ferry routes to Piraeus, Astypalea and Cyclades Islands. It connects Cyclades with the rest of Cyclades Islands, Dodecanese Islands and mainland of Greece.
How much does the Donousa Ferry cost?
Prices can be vary depending on time and period of year. We recommend you to use our online booking system in order to get live ferry times and prices.