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ABOUT SYMI ISLAND


*BEACHES

NOS
Popular sandy beach – close to the harbor after the clock tower.
AGIOS GEORGIOS
An impressive beach because of a rock of 300 meters in the back ground.
AGIOS NIKOLAOS
Sandy beach with shade. Reached on foot from Pedi or by a taxi boat.
NANOU
A picturesque bay with cypress trees.
MARATHOUNTA
South of Nanou, a narrower bay with sparkling clear water.
FANEROMENI
A beautiful bay 20′ on foot from Panormitis.
PANORMITIS
A visit to the monastery will be a chance for a swim in the bay of Panormitis.
SESKLIA
An islet on the south of Symi with crystal water, reached by boat.
NIMOS
Small islet, north to the Symi, reached by boat.
AGIOS AIMILIANOS
Near to Maroni bay there is a small island with a church.
AGIOS VASILIOS
Crystal clear water in a bay with cypress trees.
PEDI
One of the easiest beach to reach by road, by bus, by taxi or on foot.
AGIA MARINA
A rocky little island between the harbor and Pedi bay.
NIMPORIOS
A pebble bay at a 15′ walk from Symi port.
TOLI
Toli on the north coast of Symi, west of Emborio.
MARONI
Beach near St. Emilianos, accessible by boat.

*SIGHTSEEING
ARCHAELOGIC MONUMENTS
At location Castle there are two fortification enclosures saved from the Historical age.

BYZANTINE MONUMENTS
At the following locations Symi, Pedi, Panormitis, exist relics or traces of paleochristian basilicas
At location Nimporios can be found ashes of paleochristian basilica. In addition, there are architectural parts made of marble (second hand) in the little churches at the surrounding area.

THE MONASTERY OF PANORMITIS since 1460, the monastery has two museums of ecclesiastical & folk art.
HORIO
ARCHAEOLOGIC / FOLCLORE MUSEUM

The Museum includes the following collections: 
Archaeologic collection of gleanings dated back in classical, Hellenistic and roman periods
Byzantine collection
Folklore collection
Open from 08:30 to 15:00, except for Monday.
PANAGIA OF KASTRO
PONTIKOKASTRO

The four-storeyed HOUSE of CHATZIAGAPITOS-CHATZIIOANNIS
The SPETSARIA, the old pharmacy
GIALOS
NAUTICAL MUSEUM Since 1983. Open daily from 10:00 to 15:00
A CLOCK TOWER, named Roloi, built in 1881
MICHALAKI THE LITTLE FISHERMAN monument
THE CATHEDRAL OF TIMIOS PRODROMOS, which was built in 1830 and refurbished in 1869, with a marvelous pebbled yard.
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*RESTAURANTS
MYLOPETRA :Tripadvisor Reviews
THE OLIVE TREE (European cuisine) :Tripadvisor Reviews
THE WINDMILL RESTAURANT (Greek, Mediterranean) :Tripadvisor Reviews
LEFTERIS’ KAFENION (Greek cuisine) :Tripadvisor Reviews
THOLOS (Greek cuisine) :Tripadvisor Reviews
TO SPITIKO RESTAURANT :Tripadvisor Reviews
MANOS’ FISH RESTAURANT (Greek cuisine) :Tripadvisor Reviews
THE MUSES :Tripadvisor Reviews
MYTHOS RESTAURANT (Greek cuisine) :Tripadvisor Reviews
ODYSSIA (Greek cuisine) :Tripadvisor Reviews
PANTELIS (GIALOS) (Greek cuisine) :Tripadvisor Reviews