Kalymnos, known as the sponge divers island, offers a wide selection of products. Some of them are fish, grapes, honey, fruits, and meat. The locals have managed to combine their strong culture with traditional products of Kalymnos. Stroll around the picturesque alleys of Kalymnos and you will find many local shops specializing in sponge making. The local honey of Kalymnos is found in most traditional shops and bakeries.
Kalymnos is ideal to taste some delicious local delicacies. Myritzeli and mizithra are some specialties that are worth tasting. In several pastry shops, you can find many sweets like baklava, homemade cookies, and cream pies. The waterfront taverns offer a wide choice of seafood and local wine.