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Why go to Kos

Whether it’s exploring historic sites or windsurfing in the Aegean Sea, there’s plenty to see and do on a Kos holiday. But the real beauty, perhaps, lies in not doing anything at all – the sun-drenched island is, after all, made for relaxation and rejuvenation.

Kos’ coastline is an obvious draw – its beaches range from long stretches of golden sand to shingle coves lapped by turquoise water. With plenty of parasols and sun loungers lining the shore, you could get away with just kicking back with an ice-cold beer or cocktail, a good book and a beautiful backdrop.

But if you’re after action, the Greek island boasts a wealth of activities, too; the island is famed for its excellent windsurfing and kitesurfing beaches, you can hire jet skis to zip across the water or take on the slides in a waterpark. Want to take it down a notch? Well, there’s always the option of a pedalo.

Travel Information

Language

Greek

Currency

Euro (€)

Average flight time(from London)

4 hrs
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