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Southern Point of Europe

Gavdos is the southern point of Europe and is located south of the island of Crete.  

This island is protected by Natura due to its floristic synthesis and the high number of African species found here, making it one of the most important sites in Europe. The whole island is covered in golden sand and rare African plants. There are paths throughout the whole island where one can experience unforgettable sunsets, beautiful sceneries and amazing paths to walk. This island is for travelers seeking a wilder desert beauty. If you enjoy exploring, this is the place to be. There is organized camping and free camping to choose from. Few cafeterias and bars and in selected areas.

It is famous for the big chair in the southern point of the island through which you can see Africa.