The villages of Folegandros are characteristic by the way they have kept their traditional look and feel. The houses are typical Cycladic style with the whitewashed walls and the colorful windows and doors. The houses are situated along narrow cobblestone paved streets and alleys. One of the most impressive areas to see is Chora and its castle (Kastro). There is also Pano Meria and Karavostasi.
The tranquil island of Folegandros is surrounded by some of the most beautiful beaches in the Cyclades. The impressive landscape of the island with its cliffs and rock formations makes for a nice setting, not to forget the crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea. The most famous are Agali, Agios Georgios and Ambeli.