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Map of Amorgos island Cyclades Greece

The island of Amorgos, remains a wild and unspoiled island. The island of Amorgos located at the south-eastern tip of the Cyclades, southeast of Naxos and at a distance of 136 nautical miles from Piraeus. Its surface is estimated ca 121,000 sq.km., while it has a coastline of 126 km. It is an elongated island that extends from South West to North Est with a steep mountainous soil morphology. It has two natural ports, Katapola and Aegiali. The capital is the Chora of  Amorgos.

The entire municipality of Amorgos had a population of ca 2.000 people. The inhabitants are traditionally engaged in agriculture, animal husbandry, fishing and the maritime professions. Many residents have been involved in the beekeeping industry since ancient times. In recent years, they are also dealing with the tourism sector, which is developing rapidly.

Amorgos map
MAP OF AMORGOS