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City break in Kos. Active leisure ideas for Kos - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Annually Kos is visited by thousands of beach goers. The local coast is very beautiful and well-equipped for outdoor activities. Beaches are almost all the way around the island, there are both quite busy coastal areas and small restful beaches. Kefalos beach is considered to be the most popular; there you can relax with your family. In the immediate vicinity of the beach there are important historical sites. Kardamena beach is appreciated by young people. Its territory hosts some famous discos, nightclubs and bars. Every evening there are grandiose parties; music reaching from coast strikes upon until the morning.
Restaurants of national cuisine predominate on the island, but fans of the exotic can easily find a suitable gastronomic place. The attractive Brasosca Fish Taverna restaurant offers a huge … Open
Surfers will like Psalidi beach; on its territory there are several centers of rental and water sports school. Those, who find staying on the beach too boring, have to see the Lido Water park. There are some large pools with terraces for relaxing, interesting rides and playgrounds for children of all ages on its territory. Attractive cafes and bars are also working in the water park, so the rest here will appeal to all family members.
Fans of scenic walks can take part in excursions that take place virtually every day. Nissyros island located near Kos has a volcanic crater on its territory. Local desert landscapes are striking in their beauty; every day curious tourists, who want to see the vent of an extinct volcano by their own eyes, come to the island. Divers have to make an excursion to the island of Kalymnos, which coastal areas are particularly beautiful. Copyright
Going to the island of Kos, travelers should definitely find out more about local rules of etiquette; they are quite simple and can help to find common ground with natives. Entering to a … Open
For many centuries, the island has been home to preservers of an ancient skill, catchers of marine sponges. Locals are ready to share their talents and teach everyone to catch marine inhabitants; this entertainment has become one of the most favorite among travelers. Fans of shopping certainly have to visit island's capital - the city of the same name. In the waterfront area there are most popular shopping pavilions; there you can also find several attractive restaurants and night clubs. For handmade crafts and interesting souvenirs it’s recommended to go to the nearby village of Zia, which is famous for its colorful markets.
In the capital of the island, you can find a wonderful escape room club where visitors are offered several interesting rooms to chose from: thus, they can try to save the Titanic from the wreckage, steal Leonardo da Vinci’s greatest creation, the incomparable "Gioconda", or solve the mystery of Jack the Ripper. The center is called Exodus Kos Escape Rooms. It is considered the best on the whole island due to the fact that here it is simpler than ever to pick an interesting room, and it is impossible to not get great impressions of a visit. The capital has another interesting entertainment center for gamers - this is InSpot complex.
Kos will please its guests with an abundance of unique historical monuments; fans of exciting excursions would certainly enjoy spending time here. Lots of interesting attractions are located … Open
Orfeas Open Air Cinema is also located in Kos. Here, in the open air and in a pleasant atmosphere, one can watch the latest movies. Bowling fans should head to Ten Pin Bowling BO, which can be found in the same capital of the island. Guests of the city can find a number of interesting clubs and bars where visitors can have a good time after dusk. Thus, Artemis Heaven Beach Bar often hosts parties on the beach offering the views pleasing every tourist's eye. Mylos Beach Bar is famous for its fine cuisine and excellent cocktails, and Kaseta bar for its unsurpassed romantic atmosphere so beloved by couples in love. Sitar Cocktail Bar is one more good place in the city where great strong drinks and cocktails based on them are served.
Kos Arriving in Kardámena, the first thing many active tourists do is visit Kardamena's Go Kart and try car racing. Here, in Kardamena, is Aquatica Water Park with swimming pools for every taste, clean and well-kept sunbathing areas, and slides equally appreciated by both little tourists and adults. This is a great place where people go for great impressions and active pastime. In Kardamena, one can also find a beautiful equestrian center, a visit to which will certainly bring the most pleasant memories for a lifetime. It's about Kardamena Horse Riding Center.
1. Travelers who wish to enjoy some local delicacies have to visit Andimahiya village. There locals sell homemade goat cheese, honey and small tomatoes jam; tourists often buy these national … Open
Several interesting bars and clubs are worthy of visiting at night in Kardamena. These include Atheneon Bar with its wonderful cocktails or The Club Zone warmly welcoming all those wishing to sing. Football fans gather in Jam Bar and Crossroads Bar Kardamena Kos. Here they can watch an interesting sports match over a glass of strong drink. Well, and feel the local color through emotional Greeks. Another great place in Kardamena is Bar 1960 mainly specializing in beer. Its cozy atmosphere disposes to close communication between friends or new acquaintances.
Psalidi is recommended to those who want to play mini-golf (Fantasy Mini Golf) or try karting (Go Karts entertainment center). There is also an atmospheric bar where local musicians perform for guests bringing fantastic experience. According to many tourists, the best parties on the island also take place in Psalidi, namely, in Zona CLub where they serve fine cocktails. A must-have for those looking for a relaxing atmosphere is the best spa center located in Agios Fokas. We are talking about Therme SPA famous for its serene atmosphere and cleanliness, which is located on the grounds of Michelangelo Resort and Spa.
Marmari would be of interest to those who wish to ride a horse and take a couple of interesting photos on the memory of the wonderful time spent on the island. Here there are two equestrian clubs: Salt Lake Stables and Erika's Horse Farm, both worth a visit. Experienced riders are invited to ride a graceful horse along the beach or park, while beginners can make their first steps in horseback riding. Tigaki is famous for its beautiful bars and clubs, being the most preferred city among young people. Thus, Memories Bar is of interest to those preferring good cocktails, lively music and pleasant atmosphere, Ipanema Bar pleasantly surprises guests with its warm friendly atmosphere, and Mascot Bar is a perfect option for fans of strong drinks - their choice is sure to impress any tourist.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Kos and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Kos

Where: Akti Koundourioti 1, Kos;
Where: Akti Zouroudi 3, Kos;
Fashion Club
Where: Kanari 2, Kos;
The Camel Bar
Where: 15 Akti Kountourioti, Kos;
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Water attractions around Kos
♥   Water park 'Lido Waterpark' Kos Island, 16.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Waterpark' Faliraki, Rhodes, 101.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Adaland' Kuşadası, Aydın, 113.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aqua Fantasy Kuşadası' Aydın, 114.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Guide to your best city break in Kos - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Kos - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Kos?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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