Kalymnos is quite a mountainous island in the area, so it makes for an attractive stop for those who seek out a little action on holidays. If you want to remain more laid back and relaxed while on holiday, then the island is also famous for its many beautiful beaches. From the typical rocky ones that make up the Greek Isles, to sandy ones with the mountains as the backdrop, all of them are worth a visit and a swim in the pristine waters. An island still to be discovered by all the tourists, it is still managed to keep its charm and remain relatively quiet. The locals who are super friendly and hospitable, help to keep the atmosphere authentic.