The «butterfly of the Aegean»
introduces an affluent selection of images and an extensive alternation of landscapes to satisfy the aesthetic sense of every visitor. In the incomparable island of Astipalaia, you will come across a variety of sandy or rocky beaches on small and undiscovered bays, hundreds of chapels, significant archaeological sites and a plethora of walking paths which lead to rare and “cherished” beauties.
Refreshing day-dreaming at the beaches of Astipalaia
More than 60 beaches are available and accessible in Astipalaia, which will grant you with an endless choice of daily excursions. Discover as many as you can and allow their marvels to be imprinted in your minds and hearts forever.
Pick and choose something different every day, whether you prefer to dive from high rocks or simply feel the caress of the soft sand between your toes. The natural wealth of all the beaches is a blissful given and the constant alternation of sceneries will absolutely astonish you.
Services destined for the acquisition of a multi-star holiday
At Melograno, discrete luxury characterizes us and a constant search for ways to make your dreams come true distinguishes us.
Have you ever imagined that the fishermen of Astipalaia would happily share with you their “secrets of the trade” about the fresh fish that you are so eagerly willing to taste?
And if so, could you have ever thought that your own yacht would take you to the most secluded and inaccessible beaches of the island where the magic of the turquoise waters and the wilderness of the whole scenery would take your breath away?
These are just a few of the magic moments that Melograno will share with you in its own version of Astipalaia island.
Discovering a land that is virgin and pure
The island’s visitor will feel an inner urge to discover and explore this unique island that is so virgin and pure. Untouched by the waves of commercialism and cherishing a vast array of beautiful spots, every step you make here and whichever path you choose to follow, you are destined to see the Castle of Aghios Ioannis, the plethora of secluded beaches, the countless white and blue chapels and its well hidden caves.
The Island’s Tasteful Delights
Bear in mind that the cuisine of the Dodecanese islands is among the most delicious in Greece! Especially in Astipalaia, do not omit to taste the locally produced cheeses, to buy and take back with you at home the famous “zafora” therapeutic herb and, of course, to indulge in an early dinner of lobster pasta in the company of the sunset or to take full nutritional advantage of the catch-of-the-day which will tantalize you with its scent of Aegean freshness.