Kea is a Cycladic island close to the shore of Attiki. It’s only one hour far from Lavrio’s harbor and one hour and a half from Eleftherios Venizelos airport. Due to its location, unadulterated beauty and the convenient transportation, Kea is the perfect place for quality vacation and lasting stay.
The special architecture, which relies on the natural stone of the island, the wild nature with the characteristic oak woods and last but not least the cosmopolitan atmosphere, give Kea its individual personality.
The 3 principle cities of Kea are Korrisia, Limani, Ioulida, Chora and Pisses or Piessa by the ancient designation. The picturesque capital of the Island is Ioulida and it is built up amphitheatrically with the classic architecture of Kea and it is only accessible by foot. Here, the visitor can admire Tsiler’s old city hall and the old primary school. Vourkari, a quaint cosmopolitan marina, with the expensive yachts and the interesting night life, is near the Neolithic settlement of Saint Irene. The aroma of ancient history and tradition is all over Kea!
Kea is a heaven to those who love hiking, because of the 36km of ancient stone paths. In Kea the visitor can have a wonderful time by joining in water sports and diving near the famous ancient shipwrecks.
Even if there are several beautiful beaches in Kea, this island is the ideal destination for those who expect more than the classic holiday. Especially Villa Als Marmarei is a great place for your stay and experience differently Kea.
Your way to Kea!
You can approach Kea from Athens or the airport to the harbor of Lavrio by car, taxi or bus.
The terminal bus station in Athens is close to Victoria station, in Pedion tou Areos. The buses depart every 30 minutes.
Ιnformation : www.ktelattikis.gr and tel. 210 823-0179 or 210 821-3203.
From Eleftherios Venizelos airport, the buses depart for Lavrio from 6.30 to 20.30 and every 1 hour. The last bus leaves on 22.00. The station is across gate 3.
Eleftherios Venizelos airport: www.aia.gr tel. 2103530000.
Ship schedule: www.openseas.gr.
Tel. 22920 26200 &60370 &60371 in Lavrio 22880 21435 &22660 in Kea
Aiolos Kenteris Ship 1 & Aqua Jewel tel. 22920-69380 in Lavrio /22880-21920 in Kea
Artemis Ship/High Speed 22920 69380 in Lavrio/22880 21920 in Kea/2103233481 & 2103233762 & 2103233819 & 2103234375 in Athens.
In case you use a private car, you have to book your seat on time.
For the rest of Cyclades there is connectivity with Kythnos, Syros, Tinos, Andros.
Useful internet pages and telephone numbers.
Taxi piazza in Lavrio : 22920-25871
Ports police in Lavrio : 22920-25249/26859
Ports police in Kea : 22880-21344