Psalidi holidays can be about as much or as little as you like. This small, stylish resort is on the east coast, right next to Kos Town, so you can combine the buzz of the capital and the tranquility of Psalidi, with its pretty promenade and pebble beach. Psalidi beach rarely gets busy – you can laze in the sunshine, take a stroll along the promenade or venture to Kos’s natural thermal baths, which aren’t far away. Or you can have a go at some water sports, with scuba diving, windsurfing and kitesurfing on offer.
Psalidi is lovely in the evening. Saunter along the promenade to Kos Town for a traditional taverna meal, then grab an ice cream for the walk home. Whether you do a lot of very little, or jam-pack your time with activities, there is masses of fun-in-the-sun to be had on holidays to Psalidi.
Shop in Kos Town
Psalidi sits on the coast right next to Kos Town – heaven for shoppers. Head to Eleftherias Square’s indoor market and buy olive oil, traditional drinks and spices.
Gourmet lovers will enjoy strong Greek coffee, tasty traditional stews, rainbow-bright fresh salads and just-caught fish at Psalidi’s many colourful tavernas, restaurants and low-key cafés.
Hire a bike
It’s an easy ride alongside the water to Kos Town, where you can see ancient ruins and a medieval castle, or cycle to the island’s natural thermal pools.