The Beach Psalidi is about 3.5 km from Kos town, on the East side all the way from Kos Marine to Agio Foka. The beach is one of the most popular beaches of the island. There are a lot of hotels along the beach, many taverns with fresh fish and restaurants with Greek and international cuisine. The beach is organized, with sunbeds and umbrellas. Also there are many water sport centers at the area, as Psalidi beach is ideal for surfing due to its location. In the summer the beach is full of surfers on a daily basis. In this area there is also Agios Fokas beach which is known for its blue waters and the most beautiful sunsets. Psalidi beach is suitable for windsurf and kite surf. The wind in this area is ideal. There is also a school for those who need professional help to improve their skills and rent the necessary equipment.
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Edition: June 2009
This is the first GIS map of Kos hence the island is mapped with a topographic precision in proportion to the map scale.
Marina Kos is located on the outskirts of Kos town; about 15 min walk from the town center, next to Kos old harbour. Marina Kos is easily accessible, only 26Km away, through Hippocrates International Airport (IATA: KGS) by charter flights from the major European cities.
Lake Psalidi is near Kos town and is a great destination for bird-watching, providing birds such as rare ducks and flamingoes. Some of the species, which could be found there, especially in the autumn, include Reddy Shelduck, Slender-billed Curlew, Long-legged Buzzard and Lesser Kestrel.
The Archaeological museum of Kos is located at Eleftherias square, in a neoclassical building, designed in 1935. Excavations brought to light findings by the beginning of the century, mainly from the archaeological site of the Market and also from monuments, such as, the Altar of Dionisos, the Odeon and the Roman Residence.