Top ChoiceBeach in Donousa

Kedros Beach

Gorgeous sweep of white sand, an easy walk from Hora, and popular with naturists. There's a decent taverna here as well.

Beach in Iraklia

Livadi Beach

Wide sweep of white sand to the east with shallow, clear waters ideal for swimming. There's a taverna across the street from it.

Beach in Koufonisia

Pori Beach

The island's best beach – a long sandy crescent to the northeast and a bay popular with yachts.

Beach in Donousa


Appealing white-sand beach, reachable by a 30-minute walk from Mersini.

Cave in Iraklia

Cave of the Sacred Icon of Agios Giannis

The Cave of the Sacred Icon of Agios Giannis features a large open cave plus white-painted rocks surrounding the tiny entrance to the main sequence of caves. A torch is useful for an initial hands-and-knees crawl...

Beach in Koufonisia

Fanos Beach

Narrow strip of white sand to the east, with a beach bar and some discreet naturism at one end.

Beach in Schinousa

Livadi Beach

The largest of Schinousa's beaches, long and sandy, with calm waters to the southwest.