Cyclades

The Cyclades are a group of , located in the southern part of the . The archipelago contains some 2,200 islands, islets and rocks; just 33 islands are inhabited. The Cyclades are best known for the islands of and .
Photo: Sergio Alvarez, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Popular Destinations

is a volcanic island in the Cyclades group of the islands in the southern Aegean Sea, about 200 km southeast of mainland Greece. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a popular tourist destination in the islands of the Cyclades group, situated in the middle of the Aegean Sea. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a major island of the Cyclades group. It is one of the most popular holiday destinations for visitors to the Greek islands. Photo: Tango7174, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The island of , near , near the centre of the Cyclades archipelago, is one of the most important mythological, historical, and archaeological sites in . Photo: Ggia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

is the largest in the Cyclades island group in the Aegean Sea and was the centre of ancient Cycladic culture. Photo: Tango7174, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a volcanic island in the Aegean Sea, just north of the Sea of Crete. Photo: Inkey, CC BY 2.0.

is a large, mountainous island in the Cyclades, with beautiful beaches, monasteries and abundant water sources. Photo: Freya, Public domain.

is in the Cyclades group of the , off the normal tourist track. Photo: NNeilAlieNN, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a Greek island situated in the . Photo: Wikimedia, Copyrighted free use.

is a small island of the Cyclades group. It is a part of the Cyclades Islands in the south of Greece. Photo: Massimo Telò, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a island municipality in the , located in the western Cyclades, south of and northwest of . Photo: NNeilAlieNN, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the easternmost island of the Cyclades island group and the nearest island to the neighboring island group in . Photo: Oliwan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small island within the Western Cyclades, of about 35 sq mi with a permanent population of about 2,200, but which increases greatly during summer. Photo: Margaritaprounia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island in . Generally quiet and rustic, its proximity to Athens makes it a popular destination for holidaying Greeks. Photo: Morfoula Tsentidou, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, or Pholegandros, is a small island in the Cyclades. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the Cyclades islands in the Aegean Sea. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a quiet, unspoiled island of the Cyclades group east of . Photo: Man77, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small island in the southern Aegean, at the heart of the Cyclades, which is less… Photo: Tango7174, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a Greek island in the . It lies on the southwest of the island group of Cyclades, near the bigger island of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a and municipality in the Cyclades. Photo: Pirantelo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Therasia, also known as Thirasía, is an island in the volcanic island group of in the Cyclades. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ano , usually referred just as , is the main attraction in the Little Cyclades. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Cyclades

Latitude of center
37.4167° or 37° 25' north
Longitude of center
24.9167° or 24° 55' east
Population
120,000
Elevation
103 metres (338 feet)
Geo­Names ID
259819

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Kuklade
  • Afrikaans: Kyklade
  • Arabic: Kyklades
  • Arabic: سيكلادس
  • Arabic: كيكلادس
  • Arabic: كيكلاديس
  • Armenian: Կիկլադներ
  • Armenian: Քիքլատես
  • Asturian; Bable: Cíclades
  • Basque: Ziklada uharteak
  • Basque: Zikladeak
  • Belarusian: Кіклады
  • Belarusian: Кікляды
  • Bosnian: Kikladi
  • Breton: Kikladez
  • Bulgarian: Циклади
  • Bulgarian: Цикладите
  • Bulgarian: Цикладски острови
  • Catalan: Arxipèlag de les Cíclades
  • Catalan: Cíclades
  • Catalan: Illes Cíclades
  • Catalan: Kiklades
  • Catalan: Prefectura de les Cíclades
  • Cebuano: Nomós Kykládon
  • Chinese: 基克拉泽斯
  • Chinese: 基克拉泽斯群岛
  • Chinese: 基克拉澤斯
  • Chinese: 基克拉澤斯州
  • Chinese: 塞克拉迪斯
  • Chinese: 昔加拉第群岛
  • Chinese: 锡克拉底斯群岛
  • Corsican: Cicladi
  • Croatian: Cikladi
  • Croatian: Kikladski otoci
  • Czech: Kykladské ostrovy
  • Czech: Kyklady
  • Czech: Kyklády
  • Danish: Kykladerne
  • Dutch: Cycladen
  • Dutch: Kykladen
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Cyclades
  • Esperanto: Ciklades
  • Esperanto: Ciklado
  • Esperanto: Cikladoj
  • Esperanto: Kiklades
  • Esperanto: Kikladoj
  • Estonian: Küklaadid
  • Faroese: Cyclades
  • Faroese: Kyklades
  • Faroese: Kykladuoyggjar
  • Faroese: Kykladurnar
  • Faroese: Κυκλάδες
  • Finnish: Kykladit
  • French: Cyclades
  • Frisian: Sykladen
  • Gallegan: Cícladas - Κυκλάδες
  • Gallegan: Cícladas
  • Gallegan: Cíclades
  • Georgian: კიკლადები
  • German: Cykladen
  • German: GR-82
  • German: Kiklades
  • German: Kykladen
  • German: Kyklades
  • German: Zykladen
  • Greek: Κυκλάδες
  • Greek: Νομός Κυκλάδων
  • Hebrew: האיים הקיקלאדיים
  • Hebrew: האיים הקיקלדיים
  • Hebrew: האיים הקיקלדים
  • Hebrew: הקיקלאדיים
  • Hindi: सिक्लेडिस
  • Hungarian: Kükládok
  • Indonesian: Cyclades
  • Indonesian: Kepulauan Kyklades
  • Indonesian: Kyklades
  • Irish: Ciocláidéis
  • Italian: Cicladi
  • Italian: Cyclades
  • Italian: Isole Cicladi
  • Japanese: キクラデス
  • Japanese: キクラデス県
  • Japanese: キクラデス諸島
  • Japanese: キュクラデス諸島
  • Kazakh: Киклад аралдары
  • Kirghiz: Кикладдар
  • Korean: 퀴클라데스 제도
  • Korean: 키클라데스
  • Korean: 키클라데스 제도
  • Korean: 키클라데스 현
  • Latin: Cycladae
  • Latin: Cyclades
  • Latvian: Kiklādu salas
  • Lithuanian: Kikladai
  • Lithuanian: Kiklados
  • Lithuanian: Kikladų salos
  • Macedonian: Киклади
  • Malay (generic): Kyklades
  • Norwegian: Kykladene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kykladene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kykladane
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Ciclades
  • Persian: سیکلادها
  • Persian: سیکلدیز
  • Polish: Cyklady
  • Portuguese: Ciclades
  • Portuguese: Cícladas
  • Portuguese: Cíclades
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Cíclades
  • Romanian: Ciclade
  • Romanian: Cicladele
  • Romanian: Cyclades
  • Romanian: Insulele Ciclade
  • Russian: Кикладские острова
  • Russian: Киклады
  • Russian: Цикладские острова
  • Serbian: Kikladi
  • Serbian: Κυκλάδες
  • Serbian: Киклади
  • Serbian: Кикладска острва
  • Serbian: Кикладски архипелаг
  • Serbian: Префектура Киклади
  • Serbo-Croatian: Cikladi
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kikladi
  • Serbo-Croatian: Prefektura Kikladi
  • Sicilian: Cicladi
  • Slovak: Kyklady
  • Spanish: Archipielago de las Cicladas
  • Spanish: Archipiélago de las Cícladas
  • Spanish: Cicladas
  • Spanish: Cícladas
  • Spanish: Islas Cicladas
  • Spanish: Islas Cícladas
  • Spanish: Prefectura de las Cicladas
  • Spanish: Prefectura de las Cícladas
  • Swedish: Cykladerna
  • Swedish: Kikladhes
  • Swedish: Kikládhes
  • Swedish: Kykladerna
  • Swedish: Kykladiska öarna
  • Tagalog: Cyclades
  • Thai: Cyclades
  • Thai: คีคลาเดส
  • Thai: ซิคละดีส
  • Thai: หมู่เกาะซิคละดีส
  • Thai: ไซคลาดีส
  • Turkish: Cyclades
  • Turkish: Kiklad Adaları
  • Turkish: Kyklad
  • Turkish: Kyklad Adaları
  • Ukrainian: Кіклади
  • Ukrainian: Кікладський архіпелаг
  • Ukrainian: Кікладські острови
  • Urdu: سیکلادیز
  • Uzbek: Kiklad orollari
  • Vietnamese: Cyclades
  • Vietnamese: Kyklades
  • Vietnamese: Kykládes
  • Vietnamese: Quần đảo Cyclades
  • Waray (Philippines): Kyklades
  • Welsh: Cyclades
  • Welsh: Ynysoedd Cyclades
  • Wu Chinese: 基克拉泽斯
  • Yue Chinese: 基克拉澤斯
  • Nomos Kykladon
  • Nomós Kikládhon

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