Boats can anchor at the bay of the settlement of Pano Koufonisi. The bay an opening towards the south, with a depth of 3-5 m and a sandy seabed which lends itself to a relatively safe anchoring. The quay, where the route ship makes a stop, is on the west of this beach and where one could tie their boat as well when a ship is not expected or to tie their boat from the stern onto the rocks towards the west of the quay.
Also, one could anchor at Parianos, at the fishing shelter of the island, upon agreement with the local fishermen. The shelter has a depth of 6 m at its entrance and provides a safe shelter from winds.
There is a potential spot to anchor is also to the south at the open bay of Pori which lies southeast of P. Koufonisi and where one could anchor at open sea even with high winds at a depth of 3-5 m on a sand bottom.
For the owners of yachts there is a gas station at Pano Koufonisi.