Pothia

Pothia holidays

On the Dodecanese Island of Kalymnos, you’ll find the cool capital of Pothia. You’ll be charmed by this timeless town with its white and terracotta-topped houses, which are all built facing the sea. Wander around its narrow side streets and you’ll discover numerous remarkable churches, cute tavernas and characterful houses.
Katerina Studios and Apartments

Katerina Studios and Apartments

Pothia, Kalymnos Island

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Cultural gems

There are plenty of must-dos in pretty Pothia. Start with the Archaeological Museum, where you can see treasures uncovered from shipwrecks. Then, make the trip up to the Monastery of Agios Savvas. You’ll be rewarded with breathtaking, panoramic views over Pothia and the Aegean Sea.

Wining and dining

Here in Pothia, you’ll find a bustling harbour peppered with restaurants and cafes that make for a lovely laid-back lunch or a candlelit dinner. Expect menus full of delicious, fresh seafood and tasty local wines. There are plenty more restaurants up the narrow side streets to discover too.

Explore some more

Exploring more of the Dodecanese islands is a doddle thanks to Pothia’s great coastal connections. Down by the harbour, you can catch boats to the likes of the neighbouring islands of Kos and Leros. It’s perfect for a day trip!

Yoga retreats

Yoga retreats

Kalymnos Island

If you’re looking to do your downward dog with a view, then you’ve come to the right place.
Aegean Tavern

Aegean Tavern

Kalymnos Island

For all things traditionally Greek, head down to Aegean Tavern. It’s right on the seafront in Massouri, so you’re guaranteed stunning sea views and the chequered tablecloths and pretty flowers set...
Agios Savvas Monastery

Agios Savvas Monastery

Kalymnos Island

High up on a hill above Pothia Town, Kalymnos’ capital, sits this pretty church. Made of stone with a red tiled roof and dome, it’s dedicated to Agios Savvos, the island’s patron saint. The...
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