Holidays in Kardamena
|Language:||Greek (English widely spoken)|
|Local time:||GMT/BST +2 hours|
|Flight time||Transfer time
|Kos||4 hours||15 minutes|
Kardamena is a resort town situated in the south coast of the Greek holiday island of Kos. It is extremely popular, especially with young people from the UK who want to enjoy the sun, sand and sea. The town used to be a fishing village, but it is now packed with holiday flats, restaurants, pubs and other entertainment options.
Kardamena holidays sights and sounds
The town offers a variety of water sports activities. The long sandy beach is a favourite location to relax and soak in the sun. Holidays in Kardamena are about more than just indulging yourself though – the town is also the ideal location from where to explore the interesting holiday island of Kos and its various archaeological wonders. If you are into shopping, you will not be disappointed either: shopping opportunities abound and there are also a couple of very interesting local markets.
Kardamena has a long sandy beach with ample opportunities to swim and take part in other water sports, such as scuba diving, snorkelling, jet skiing and banana rides. There are also other fine beaches within easy reach of the town. No wonder that many people spend their holidays in Kardamena solely relaxing on one of the many beaches!
Other beaches in the vicinity that are worth exploring include Bubble Beach and Helona Beach. The main Kos Town holiday destination has many interesting archaeological sites to explore. A lovely day trip to holiday resort Bodrum in Turkey is also recommended, as there are regular boats that ply this route. Prior to your trip, just make sure whether you need a visa for Turkey.
There are a number of good Greek restaurants in the town, including Scala, Andreas, El Greco and Chrisopoulos Family Taverna – all on the oceanfront. If you are from the UK, you will have no problem finding a full English breakfast. The town also boasts a number of Indian restaurants, fast-food outlets and various open-air cafes.
Holidays in Kardamena need not be mundane. Although the town cannot quite be compared to Ibiza, there are a variety of clubs and pubs to suit all tastes in music and entertainment. These vary from indie classics (Stone Roses Bar) to mainstream pop music (Cheeky Monkeys). Nightclubs include Downtown, Zoom, Starlight and Status.
There are various operators offering tours of the island of Kos, including the archaeological sites. It is also possible to take a day trip to Bodrum in Turkey. There are also available 3-hour boat tours to the volcanic island of Nisyros and to the nearby holiday island of Rhodes.
Flexible deals on Kardamena Holidays
Holidays in Kardamena are a great way to recharge your batteries. easyJet holidays offers a variety of excellent value holidays to this exciting destination. Have the holiday you want, with flexible booking options you can go for how ever long or short you like. Get away for less when you book your hotel and flights together with easyJet holidays.