Map of Kos Greece
The island of Kos is one of the Dodecanese islands in Greece. The island lies south of Kalymnos and north of Nisyros. Kos has an area of 295 square kms and is the third largest island of the Dodecanese islands, its coasts are 113 km and the distance from Piraeus is 192 nautical miles. Kos is very close to the coast of Turkey. Kos has an international airport during the summer season has many arrivals and departures from all over Europe, Kos has daily ferry connections with Piraeus and other islands of the Dodecanese. The island is one of the most popular destinations of Greece with thousands of tourists every year.