The island of Andros Cyclades combines natural beauty, great beaches, and picturesque villages. Its closeness to Athens makes it an ideal weekend destination as the ferry to Andros needs only 2 hours from Rafina port, on the northeast of Athens. The most picturesque village in Andros is Chora, a beautiful place to stroll around. In Chora, do not miss a visit to the Museum of Modern Art that organizes different art exhibitions every summer. Other sightseeing in Andros includes monasteries, chapels, and ancient sites, most of which can be accessed through hiking paths or jeep safari. Another popular activity in Andros is windsurfing at Ormos beach.