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A helpful guide to sight seeing in Kos
Kos has a wealth of great attractions including tons of historical sites, a couple of water parks that are great for keeping youngsters entertained and a few museums too.
Our Kos sight seeing guide is designed to help visitors decide which of the islands sights and attractions they want to visit whilst on the island.
Historical sights in Kos
As mentioned, Kos has some amazing historical sites including the Asclepeion where it’s believed Hippocrates taught medicine. The ancient agora and the ancient gymnasium in the capital as well as the Roman Odeon. You can read more about all of these using the links below.
There’s a couple of castles including Neratzia in the centre of Kos town and Palio Pili in Antimachia.
There truly is plenty of cultural options for history buffs when visiting Kos.
Kids attractions in Kos
Kos has a couple of water parks that are ideal for kids, the Lido water park is well established and very popular. Aquatica is newer and has slightly more choice of rides but both are great options.
Kids will also enjoy the Antimachia windmill as the family that owns it makes a visit very entertaining for youngsters.
A filterable list of the top 22 Kos sights
If you still can’t decide which attractions are right for you then take a look at the filterable list below, it’s all 22 of the main things to do in Kos that we have information on including a photo and a brief description of each, all you have to do is click the filter that appeals to you most and it’ll remove anything that doesn’t match.
Once you’ve narrowed the list of sights down as much as you can then you can then click on the headings or the images of each place and it’ll take you to a page that gives you a more in depth look at that particular sight with descriptions, more photos, a location map, quick look icons and even a hotel availability checker dedicated to the surrounding area.
Filterable list of sights in Kos
Kos hotel search
Below is a map of Kos island, you can put in your dates and party size and then move the map around to find the area you are looking to stay in and it’ll give you all the prices for the available hotels in that area. You simply then click on the price and it’ll take you to booking.com where you can book at the best possible price.
Tell your friends and followers about Kos
If you’re going to Kos or thinking about going then why not tell your friends about it using the links below? You never know what insights or advice they may have to offer.
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There may from time to time be places on an island that we’ve missed completely so if you see a town, village, beach or attraction that’s not listed then please use the contact us page to let us know and we’ll get it added to the site.
We’re also on the lookout for great photos to show people what the places we’re describing are like. If you have photos from any of the sights in Kos or from any of other island on the site then we’d love to see them, simply click the button below to go to the photo upload page. Thanks.