Undoubtedly, the most important cultural event is the Festival of Symi, an institution that is now considered to be an integral part of the island’s life and history. From July until September, you can enjoy live important names on the Greek and international stage. At the same time, you can watch theatrical and cinematographic performances, painting exhibitions, poetry and literary evenings with the participation of Greek and foreign artists.
How to get to Symi
• By airplane or by boat to Rhodes. The trip from Rhodes to Symi does not last more than an hour.
• With your own boat you can anchor at Gialos, where there is a fueling station, Emporios, Pedi, Panormitis and Ag. Aemilian.