Beaches & Seacoast Limassol Kalymnos Beach - Blue Flag

Kalymnos Beach – Blue Flag

A beach with a popular campsite.

Located by Pentakomo village, about 10 km east of the main hotel district of Lemesos (Limassol), the beach of Kalymnos is part of the famous Governor’s Beach, which is one of the most popular coastal areas of the island.

Whilst Governor’s beach is characterized by chalk white rocks that extend into the deep blue sea and uneven surfaces, Kalymnos has flat ground and a long, narrow stretch of sandy coastline. Both boast calm, clean seawaters and provide a fantastic setting for walking amidst nature, as such they are popular with all, including families with small children.

Facilities on the beach include toilets, changing rooms, sun beds, umbrellas, a children’s playground, beach cafes and the campsite. There are also several traditional restaurants, known for their fresh fish.

Lifeguards with lifesaving equipment and first aid services are stationed at the beach from April – October, 09:00 – 17:00, and until 18:00 during the summer season.

Access is easy by car via the A1 motorway, and the area has car-parking facilities available.

Courtesy of the CTO

 

Top Stories

Trailblazing journalist Harold Evans dead at 92

Sir Harold Evans, a British-American editor whose 70-year career as a hard-driving investigative journalist, magazine founder, book publisher and author made him one of...

Latest on the worldwide spread of coronavirus

More than 31.7 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 971,130​ have died, according to a Reuters...

Cyprus President expresses ”sincere readiness” for peace talks to resume

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has expressed his sincere readiness for the resumption of UN-brokered peace talks aiming to reunite the divided island from where...

Teenager with stolen motorcycle in critical condition

A 19-year-old motorcyclist riding a stolen motorbike was critically injured in a road accident on Makarios Avenue in Limassol on Wednesday afternoon. And his 18-year-old...

Cyprus marks World Maritime Day with striking a right balance pledge

Cyprus on Thursday marked World Maritime Day with the commitment of striking the right balance between achieving a sustainable but also a commercially viable...

Taste

Sheftalies

Sheftalies, a very tasty dish from the charcoal grill, are minced meat shaped into small sausages and wrapped in “panna” (suet). Panna is a...

Spicy grilled soutzoukakia

Place all ingredients for soutzoukakia in a bowl and mix well, preferably using a food processor, until well combined. Using the mixture, form cigar-shaped...

Souvlakia

Pork souvlaki: Put the meat and all the other ingredients in a bowl (not metal) and mix well. Cover the bowl and keep in...

Pastelli (Carob Toffee)

The nutritional sweet of Pastelli is made with the syrup of carob pods, produced by boiling their pulp until it forms a thick, sticky...