The area of Kimolos island is 36 km2 and the length of the coasts is 38 km with a lot of bays, sandy and rocky beaches and numerous sea caves. Its shape is an almost regular pentagon and the terrain is hilly with Paliokastro as its highest peak (365 m).
It has approximately 600 permanent residents, most of which live at Chorio where there is no great central square but several smaller ones like: Theoskepasti, Giorgila (with a well), Kambos (where the Children’s Playground is), while, the largest one, of the School, has beautiful view and is ideal for someone to watch August's full moon rising.
Psathi (port), Goupa, Kara, Prassa, Aliki, Bonatsa and Dekas are smaller settlements that are mainly inhabited over the summer, losing their larger crowds in winter. Opposite the church of Odigitria there is the Archaeological Museum while the Folklore Museum can be found in the Castle.
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