| Ormos marathokampos
Ormos Marathokampos is found in the south-western side of Samos island, on the foot of the tall mountain Kerkis overlooking the deep blue Aegean sea. In distance of 30 km is found the island’s airport and 40 km is the capital of Samos, Vathi.
Ormos Marathokampos allocates a small graphic traditional port embellished with traditional fish boats, where various excursion boats offers to visitors the opportunity to explore unspoilt beaches, small islets, the holy island of Patmos as well as the islands of Fournous and Ikaria. Moreover the visitor is able to travel in Turkey to visit the ancient city of Ephesus.
For those who love the exploration with rented car or motorbike, can visit various archaeological sites and other monuments.
In the paved beach of Ormos, are established restaurants, cafeterias, bar and various other spots of entertainment. In addition if the traveller wishes to spend nights with fun, there are a lot of spots for amusement that serve the visitor in very reasonable prices. Besides that, all small units of lodgings offer in accessible prices their rooms. One remarkable issue of the village is that during the nights the clubs don’t use loud music, fact that allows the visitor, to enjoy the food, the coffee or his or drink, in accordance the peacefulness and the beauty of the landscape. After the afternoon the use of any kind of vehicle is prohibited in the coastal street of village.
Ormos Marathokampos is considered as the centre of the tourist region of Marathokampos municipality, where the visitor can escape for the everyday routine by enjoying the picturesque ness and the inalterable natural environment of a genuine traditional village.
Apart from the village’s beach, in very short distance are found many famous beaches such as Velanidia, Votsalakia, Psili Ammos, Limionas and others. The green region is offered for walks, excursions to the various monasteries and small churces, in the cave of Pythagoras and for ascent on the taller mountain of island, Kerkis (1450m altitude.)
Ormos Marathokampos is an ideal destination for visitors who desire to spend without any interruptions their leisure time, far away from crowd tourist resorts (especially for families with small children). Visit the unique fish-village and you will be charmed from the natural environment, the picturesque ness and the ultra-clean sea…