Kalymnos Sponge Factory

Kalymnos Sponge Factory

Back in its heyday, Kalymnos was known across the Mediterranean for its sponge-fishing. At this sponge factory, one of the only few remaining on the island, you can learn all about the sponge-fishing and diving history and heritage and speak to locals who have been perfecting this craft for years.

Evanik Chic Hotel
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£646pp
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  • London Stansted, Tue 16 Jul 2024
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Evanik Chic Hotel

Pothia, Kalymnos Island

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0.5 Km to Kalymnos Sponge Factory

  • Newly renovated for Summer 2024
  • Boutique feel
  • Great for exploring
  • Modern rooms
Katerina Studios and Apartments
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£448pp
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  • London Stansted, Tue 02 Jul 2024
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Katerina Studios and Apartments

Pothia, Kalymnos Island

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Based on 44 reviews

0.8 Km to Kalymnos Sponge Factory

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Great location
  • Perfect for relaxing
Kalydna Island Hotel
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£428pp
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  • Liverpool, Fri 12 Jul 2024
  • 7 Nights, Self Catering
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Kalydna Island Hotel

Panormos (Kalymnos Island), Kalymnos Island

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Based on 86 reviews

4.9 Km to Kalymnos Sponge Factory

  • Great pool area
  • Family-run hotel
  • Traditional charm
Benteta Department Store

Benteta Department Store

Kalymnos Island

For a spot of retail therapy on Kalymnos Island, check out Benteta Department Store. It’s close to the Kalymnos Port in Pothia so it’s super easy to find and there are plenty of big-name brands to...

0.4 Km to Kalymnos Sponge Factory - Map

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...

0.4 Km to Kalymnos Sponge Factory - Map

Michalaras Patisserie

Michalaras Patisserie

Kalymnos Island

Bit of a sweet tooth? The syrupy baklavas and freshly baked treats here will do more than satisfy your cravings. The milk pudding is the bakery’s speciality and a bit of a local delicacy while the...

0.5 Km to Kalymnos Sponge Factory - Map