Kos Island

Kos is a popular tourist destination in the islands of the , located in the south-eastern part of the Aegean Sea, near the coast.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
is situated 3½ km east of Kos Island. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kos Island

36.8445° or 36° 50' 40.3" north
27.1467° or 27° 8' 47.9" east
56 metres (184 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Catalan: Kos
  • Danish: Kos
  • Dutch: Kos
  • English: Kos
  • Estonian: Kos
  • Finnish: Kos
  • Greek: Nisí Kos
  • Greek: Κως
  • Greek: Νήσος Κως
  • Greek: Νησί Κως
  • Hebrew: קוס
  • Italian: Coo
  • Italian: Isola di Coo
  • Italian: Kos
  • Japanese: コス島
  • Norwegian: Kos
  • Polish: Kos
  • Romanian: Kos
  • Russian: Кос
  • Swedish: Kos
  • Turkish: İstanköy
  • Turkish: İstanköy Adası
  • Istan-Keui
  • Nisi Kos
  • Nísos Kos
  • Stanchio

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