Kimolos belongs to the Cyclades islands. It is geographically located next to Milos and it is famous for its crystal beaches and the calm ambiance. Sites are few in Kimolos and it is mostly restricted to swimming in fantastic beaches and hiking. Agios Georgios and Prasa are the best beaches in Kimolos. The main village is Chorio but most tourist facilities are found at the port village of Psathi.
You can see below the best Sites in Kimolos: Museums, Castles and more. You can filter them by category and location.
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Kastro is the most picturesque quarter of Chorio, the capital village of Kimolos. Once surrounded by strong walls, this spot has old houses and narrow streets.
Folk and Maritime Museum
The Folklore and Maritime Museum of Kimolos is housed in a restored mansion inside the walls of the Venetian Castle. This museum exhibits the personal collection of local doctor Manolis Christoulakis and donations of other residents. It aims to preserve the traditions and folk identity of the island. You will see daily objects from the 18th and the 19th centuries, textiles made of local women some decades ago, agricultural tools, cooking items and many nautical items.
The Archaeological Museum of Kimolos is found in Chorio village and exhibits ancient remains that were found in the beach of Ellinika, which is the most known archaeological site on Kimolos. In this museum, you will find pots, relics, funerary gifts and other objects that date from the 8th and the 7th century B.C.