The small port of Mastichari is artificial. It is protected from the northwest by a curved mole, which is 270 m long. The mole extends to the north for 150 m, with nearby depths of between 0.5 and 2 m. It then turns to the northeast for 120 m, with nearby depths of between 2.3 and 3.6 m. However, depths of between 2.7 and 3 m are located in a distance of 80 m to the east, southeast and south of the mole’s head.
Its entrance is set to the east and its opening reaches up to 180 m, with depths of between 2 and 3 m. A quay, sized 145 X 20 m is positioned at the inner, southern part of the mole. The quay is set to the east and starts off the mole’s root. There is a ramp at the eastern side of the quay.
The quay is protected by natural rocks lying above and below the water. Depths along the northeast mole were approximately 3.5 m and less than 2.5 m elsewhere. The bottom consists of seaweeds and sand and is not good holding.
Leros Marina is the first private marina and boatyard in the Dodecanese sailing area. The Leros Municipal Airport (IATA: LRS), serving the island of Leros, is in the northeast part of the island in Partheni, 17km from Lakki, only 20 minutes drive from the marina.
Marina Kos is located on the outskirts of Kos town; about 15 min walk from the town center, next to Kos old harbour. Marina Kos is easily accessible, only 26Km away, through Hippocrates International Airport (IATA: KGS) by charter flights from the major European cities.
Lake Psalidi is near Kos town and is a great destination for bird-watching, providing birds such as rare ducks and flamingoes. Some of the species, which could be found there, especially in the autumn, include Reddy Shelduck, Slender-billed Curlew, Long-legged Buzzard and Lesser Kestrel.
The Archaeological museum of Kos is located at Eleftherias square, in a neoclassical building, designed in 1935. Excavations brought to light findings by the beginning of the century, mainly from the archaeological site of the Market and also from monuments, such as, the Altar of Dionisos, the Odeon and the Roman Residence.
The Folklore Museum is 40 km away from the town of Kos, in Kefalos village. It displays a big collection of agricultural tools and objects used throughout the centuries as well asa lot of traditional artifacts such as embroideries, intricate and stunning woven tapestries and silks.
The small port of Ágios Antónios is located at the eastern part of the bay’s Plágio head and is the port of Megálo Chorió, which is located in a distance of approximately 2 km to the inland. The small port is open to the southwest and is protected by two moles.
Once the island’s fishing village, it is now rapidly developing as a resort, while still retaining its peace and quiet. It is the port and sea outlet of Emporeios, with a population of around 150 during the winter, a number that rises considerably during the summer.
Kalamies beach is located just before Emborios village. In there, a different feel occurs, with an ambiance that will take you a little back in time, as there are still tavern tables on the pebbles, palm leafs function as umbrellas and smiling people serve you their best delicacies.