Michal Osmenda
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The Ancient Agora

Walking around the Ancient Agora gives you an experience and imagination of how a Greek market looked like in the early times. The archaeological site no longer functions as a marketplace today. However, visiting here lets you uncover a series of historical ruins including the Shrine of Aphrodite, the Temple of Hercules, and many other remarkable remains.
The Castle of the Knights

The Castle of the Knights

One main attraction to keep on your list while sightseeing in Kos is The Castle of the Knights. This is a 14th century castle which stands as a secure fortress against the attacks of the Ottomans in the early times. In the present day, this castle functions as a museum exhibiting various historical sculptures.
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The Western Excavation

One notable archaeological site, where magnificent Roman ruins can be found, is The Western Excavation. Amidst the monuments of the 4th and 3rd century B.C. in this area, you will find the important remains of the ancient gymnastic ground called Xystos and the western public baths. The Roman Odeon amphitheatre is also close to this place.
Asklipieion

Asklipieion

Asklipieion is considered an important site on the island of Kos. Since it is settled on the top of a hill, it lets you enjoy a panoramic view of Kos Town. This is where it is said that Hippocrates experienced his trainings pertaining to medicine.
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Wine Tasting

Wine tasting is a traditional tourist activity that you must try when in Kos. Upon visiting vineyards, you will discover how the Greeks make their wines. The three must visit wine productions on the island are Chantziemmanouil, Mores and Triantafyllopoulos.
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Casa Romana

Casa Romana, also referred to as the Roman House, is a beautifully decorated mansion which was built out of the ruins of another house during the Hellenistic period. It has an impressive appearance that is based on the 3rd century type of architecture. Along with its interesting ornaments and statues, you can find that on its mosaic floor, there is a depiction of a panther tearing a deer apart.
Nisyros

Nisyros

Your tour on Kos should begin at Nisyros. This is a famous tourist attraction located in the Aegean Sea. The spot is a volcanic Greek island and here you will find gas and sulphur coming out of the ground. The site of it is quite impressive and a truly must visit for everyone.
Agios Theologos

Agios Theologos

Agios Theologos is one of the beautiful attractions on Kos. It is also referred to as Wave Beach and it is a great place for water surfing or flying a kite. During afternoons, when it is not too hot, you may walk around the zone to view other charming parts of the place.
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