The beaches in Kos Greece are some of the most beautiful in the Dodecanese islands. The majority of Kos beaches are sandy with crystal blue waters. Many Kos beaches are organized and offer plenty of tourist facilities, like Kardamena, Agios Stefanos, Kefalos and Lambi, while others are secluded and frequented by naturists. You will find below a list of the best beaches in Kos island.
Except for the beaches, there are also many places for sightseeing. Discover the best things to see in Kos.
Discover our guide to 21 beautiful Kos beaches. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Kos. For the most popular spots, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.
Diving Club, Party, Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Water sports
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Location: 30 km south west of Kos Town
Description: The beach of Kardamena always gets very popular in summer, as this is the busiest tourist resort in Kos. The crystal water and the organized facilities attract many visitors.
Location: 8 km south east of Kos Town
Description: Over the last years, Agios Fokas is developing as a tourist resort. In close distance from Kos Town and with a lovely beach, Agios Fokas is surrounded by many tourist facilities.
Location: 3 km north of Kos Town
Description: This is part of the large Lambi beach, north of Kos Town, just in front of a windmill. This part is organized with beach bars and many watersports centres.
Windsurfing, Sandy, Family Friendly, Organised, Water sports
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Location: 20 km south west of Kos Town
Description: This is a popular windsurfing spot on the island. The winds that blow on the northern side of Kos make these beaches ideal for windsuring and other watersports.