Discover the beauty of the island of Kos.
Kos Island beaches have a rightful reputation in the Dodecanese Islands with their cleanliness, variety, lengths and widths. Most of the beaches in Kos are made of fine sand, while small or large pebbly beaches are available for those who do not like sand. The north-facing beaches of the island, such as Marmari, Tigaki and Mastihari, are more windy and ideal for surfing. Most beaches have cabins, toilets, showers, eating facilities, umbrellas, sun loungers and free shower facilities.
An important part of the island of Kos is located in the center of Kos. If you come by day you can see a lot of places without renting a car. You can walk or even walk to the beach where you can reach the beach. Of course, you should rent a car for more beautiful beaches or use public transport with a good plan. If you rent a car, you can stay at least 1 night and see most of the places to see.
Kos city center is not spread over a large area so you can walk everywhere. The use of bicycles on the island of Kos is also very common. There are roads reserved for bicycles in the city center. Renting a bicycle is a very economical option. There is a very common bus network serving the entire island. It is possible to obtain information from the tourist information office about their time and location.
Kos Island, known as the father of medical science, is one of the most important symbols of the island in the hometown of Hippocrates and the world-famous Hippocrates Tree in the city center. Asklepion, located 4 km from the city center, is a historical site dedicated to Asklepios, the god of health, after the death of Hippocrates. In mythological times, Hippocrates has shown that human therapy can be achieved through education, and has established a medical center called Asklepion. Nowadays, there are historical temples, a medical school, the Roman Baths and the remains of the Apostle Apostle. Kos Island Archeology Museum, which was built by the Italians in 1935, and a statue of Hippocrates made of marble outside the ruins of Greek and Roman civilizations, is one of the most important places on the list of places to visit.
The Kos Market Place, located near the Archaeological Museum, is considered one of the largest in the ancient world. In the excavations, coins, treasures and copper statues belonging to the Roman Period were excavated and exhibited here.