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Where is Kos

Kos is a Greek island located in the southeastern part of the Aegean Sea. It is part of the Dodecanese group of islands and is situated near the southwestern coast of Turkey. Kos is known for its rich history, ancient ruins, beautiful beaches, and charming villages. The island has a variety of historical sites, including the Asklepion, an ancient healing center dedicated to the god Asklepios, and the Castle of the Knights in the main town of Kos. It is a popular destination for tourists seeking a combination of history, culture, and natural beauty.

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Kos Location Map, Greece

Administrative regionSouth Aegean
Regional unitKos
Coordinates36°51′N 27°14′E
Area295.3 km2 (114.0 sq mi)
Highest elevation843 m (2,766 ft)
Lowest elevation0 m (0 ft)
Population 33,388
Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Koan, Coan
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code853 xx
Area code(s)22420
Vehicle registrationΚΧ, EA