Municipality of Kamiros

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by Fileo


The Municipality of Kamiros (postal code 85106) derives its name from the ancient town. It extends over a territory of 211.875 km², on the south-western part of the island of Rhodes with a total population of 5.145 inhabitants. The village of Soroni (pop. 1.232) located 25km from island’s capital Rhodes, is the seat of the Municipality that includes the following villages: Apollona (pop. 997), Dimylia (pop. 515), Fanes (pop. 895), Kalavarda (pop. 512), Platania (pop. 383) and Salakos (pop. 607). Main income resources come from agriculture (grapes, wine, olive oil and citrus fruits), and tourism.

Major attractions of the Municipality of Kamiros:
The site of ancient Kamiros.
– Mt. Profitis Elias.
Elafos & Elafina hotel.
– Agios Soulas Monastery.
– Agia Elousa.

Relevant to this area is the Gizani Life – Nature project, for the protection of a small freshwater fish, endemic to the island of Rhodes.

Town Hall
Soroni 85106, Rhodes, Greece
Tel.: +30 22410 42200, 41474
Fax: +30 22410 41900
E-mail: Kameiros@ando.gr
Web: www.kamirou.gr

Citizens’ Service Centers
24 Iouliou Str. 85106 Soroni
Tel.: +30 22410 42344
Fax: +30 22410 42343
E-mail: d.kameirou@kep.gov.gr
URL: http://www.kep.gov.gr/kepportal/KepGuide?lng=el