Cheap holidays to Pothia
Pothia is the capital and the main port of the island of Kalymnos and is the perfect holiday destination for those seeking a beach vacation filled with picturesque locations, stunning beaches, entertaining activities and a lot of sightseeing. Cheap holidays to Pothia have plrnty to offer to guests from divine beaches and water sports to an extreme nightlife scene to enjoy. Schedule amazing Pothia holidays with yourholidays.com.
Cheap holidays to Pothia promise visitors brilliant beaches. Pothia’s small beach is in a walking distance from the city centre and offers crystalline waters. There are also other nearby beaches to enjoy on your Pothia holidays; Limanakia and Kantouni are approx. 6km from Pothia and are both family friendly beaches with crystal clear waters and fine pebbles. 7 km North West of Pothia is Platis Yialos, a beautiful beach between Myrties and Kalymnos that offers black sands and clear blue waters. There is also a small beach in close distance to Pothia, Agios Nikolaos, which is a narrow sandy coast with crystal waters to enjoy a little privacy.
Things to do
Pothia holidays will be a delight to every type of traveller. The picturesque town that is built amphitheatrically around the port offers amazing views to the deep blue sea. Pothia is an attractive and atmospheric town which is famous for sponge fishing.
The capital of Kalymnos, apart from the stunning beaches, has a plethora of other attractions to enjoy during your vacations there. History enthusiast shall visit the Archaeological Museum, the Sea World Museum, the Folklore Museum and the Maritime Museum. Other popular attractions that are also well worth visiting during your Pothia holidays, are the Church of Saviour Christ, the Monastery of Agioi Pantes, the Monastery of Agios Savvas, Chryssocheria Castle and the Sponge Factory. Go for climbing, visit the Kefala Cave or go on a boat trip to the picturesque islet of Telendos, there are countless options. Additionally, wander around Pothia’s streets to discover its shops, small bars, picturesque cafes as well as an open-air cinema and a cultural centre.
Pothia hosts thrilling nightlife to enjoy during your summer holidays there. You’ll find a plethora of bars, clubs, cafes, “ouzeries” and “mezedopolia” around the town. Also a holiday to Pothia is a great opportunity to sample the Kalymnian cuisine and other Greek delicacies such as grilled octopus, fresh caught fish, Greek salads, myzithra cheese, sundried lobster tail and eptazimo bread.
Since Pothia is a paradisiac place with colourful buildings, whitewashed houses and narrow windy streets you’ll be delighted to spend your cheap summer holidays there. Call yourholidays.com today for maximum savings!