Kos Town is a walkable, relaxing neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants and bars. Outdoor settings, such as the sea, beaches, and gardens, attract many visitors. Book a hotel in Kos Town and start exploring everything in and around Kos.
Sightseeing around Kos Town
The area's monuments and historic sites tell the story of its past. Attractions like Museum of Underwater Archaeology, Bodrum Maritime Museum, and Zeki Muren Arts Museum highlight the local culture. Monuments like Church of Agia Paraskevi, Kos Castle, and Moslem Shrine Lotzias honor the area. Learn about the local history at Roman Odeon Amphitheater, Ancient Agora, and Tree of Hippocrates. Create some family memories at Lido Waterpark and Bodrum Dedeman Aquapark.
One popular activity in the area is biking, but there's plenty more to do. Dip your toes in the water and soak up the sun at Kos Thermes, Agios Fokas Beach, and Tigaki Beach. You can spend a leisurely day outdoors at Rabbit Island or Plaka Forest. If you're looking for something else to do, head to Port of Kos, Kos Marina, and Kardamena Port.
A couple of the most popular attractions in the area are Bodrum Castle and Bodrum Windmills. You can also stop by Asclepeion, Castle Palaio Pyli, and Antimachia Castle.
Getting around Kos Town
If you want to explore what's across the water, take a ferry from the port.
Kos (KGS-Kos Island Intl.) is the closest major airport, 12.1 miles (19.6 km) from Kos Town. You can also fly in and out of Kalymnos (JKL-Kalymnos Island National), which is located 19 miles (30.6 km) away.