Gaios is the capital and main port of the island, and is known for its picturesque harbor, narrow streets, and traditional architecture, with many buildings featuring Venetian influence. 

The village is surrounded by lush greenery and has a relaxed and tranquil atmosphere. Visitors can stroll around the town square, visit the Venetian fortress, or enjoy a meal at one of the many seaside tavernas. 

Boat trips to nearby islands and secluded beaches can also be arranged from Gaios.