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Gavdos or Gávdhos (Γαύδος) is the southernmost Greek island. It is 26 nM south of Crete.


See Crete.


See Aegean Sea.


See Crete.


See also Crete.





There is a ferry port at the northern end of the east coast Ferry port/wiki/Gavdos#Ferry_portHarbour icon Ferry port [[Gavdos#Ferry port|Ferry port]] 34°50.7′N, 24°7.1′E . A ferry calls here once a week. The port facilities have recently been refurbished and there is a quay with depths of 4m all the way along and plenty of space for alongside berthing.

Shelter here is good unless the wind is in the eastern sector.

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Water There are water boxes on the quay
Electricity There are electricity boxes on the quay
Toilets There is a small toilet block at the root of the quay
Showers N/A (Not Available)
Laundry N/A
Garbage N/A. Take it with you
Fuel N/A
Bottled gas N/A
Chandlers None
Repairs N/A
Internet ?
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals N/A


There is small supermarket at the ferry port.

Eating out

There is a small taverna at the ferry port.


The island is served by a ferry.


There is little ashore in the ferry port and the island is sparesly populated and visited only by the hardiest of tourists.


Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.


List links to discussion threads on partnering forums. (see link for requirements)


References & Publications

See Greece.


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