Kaymnos Sponge Factory

Kaymnos Sponge Factory

Back in its heyday, Kalymnos was known across the Mediterranean for its sponge-fishing. At this sponge factory, the only remaining one 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.

Kantouni Beach Boutique Hotel
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Kantouni Beach Boutique Hotel

Kantouni, Kalymnos Island

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5.1 Km to Kaymnos Sponge Factory

  • Beachfront hotel
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Normas Village
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Normas Village

Panormos (Kalymnos Island), Kalymnos Island

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  • New for Summer 2022
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Hotel Hermes - Kalymnos

Myrties, Kalymnos Island

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6.6 Km to Kaymnos Sponge Factory

  • Small and friendly
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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...

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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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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 Kaymnos Sponge Factory - Map