Pothia is the capital village and main port of Kalymnos. Most villages are located on the eastern side, which has a more even landscape and it is protected by strong winds. Tourist villages on Kalymnos include Massouri, Myrties, and Kantouni.
Many hotels and accommodation are located around these villages.
After you have seen the best Kalymnos villages, you can also find information about the best beaches in Kalymnos.
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Guide to 6 villages
Discover our guide to 6 Kalymnos villages. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Kalymnos. For the most popular ones, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.
Location: On the southern side of the island
Description: Pothia is the capital and main port of the island. It is a densely populated town that streches around a bay and it is surrounded by wild mountainsides.