Painting and exploring the Greek island of Kos – We are sorry that this trip will now be postponed till 2021.

Painting and Exploring on the Greek Island of Kos

Due to Covid- 19 the below till trip has been postponed till 2021. Please do contact if you have any questions about any of the holidays as we hope to have a full itinerary for 2021.


Arrival day and transfers from airport.

All artists greeted at the airport.

Visit to Asklepion  The ruins of the ancient healing temple and the medical school where Hippocrates studied, followed by a beach stop and late lunch ( location to be decide )

Five min taxi ride or walk to this morning location. Painting the iconic view of Kelafos the inlet with the church of St Nicolas. Also exploring St Stefanos. This is the opportunity to paint classic Greek views, ruins and churches.

Afternoon relaxing and opportunity for a swim on Kelafos beach.

Evening meal at the Modern Greek restaurant of Sydney’s bar and Grill

Visit the mountain village of Zia in the morning will visit Kos Nature park here can explore the park to either paint the nature or paint the view across the bay where you can see the island of Kalymnos and then out to turkey.

Afternoon after lunch and look around the shops, and to paint and draw at the heart of the village of Zia

Free morning

In the afternoon (location to be decide but with sunset ) Afternoon class which will be a beach location, and then painting the sunset class.

Morning class in Kos town, you can discover the varied architecture of Kos town, from the coble streets, Italian modern building, to the ruins and the castle walls and much more.

In the afternoon after lunch choose to continue your painting or drawing or to simply explore Kos town.

Visit the old village of Kefalos that overlooks today’s beach resort and morning class will be located at the Old windmill, which is a superb restaurant café that overlooks the bay.

Celebration meal for the end of the week ( restaurant TBA ) exhibition of work

Travel day and transfers to the airport or onward to a further destination.


The cost of the holiday for all painters 

Early booking offer

875 pounds or 950 euros

Price for booking made after the 1st Feb 2020

925 pounds or 1000 euros.

Non painting partner

Early booking offer

450 pounds or 475 euros

500 pounds or 525 euros

( for non painting painting partners the price includes hotel with breakfast, two meal, the tour and transport to the locations if you wish to join us at the locations )

Deposits to secure your place


The deposit will be 200 pound or 250 euros

Non painting partners 100 pounds or 125 euros

All payment can also be made in Euros.

The cost of the holiday includes:

  • All tuition
  • Accommodation with breakfast
  • All museum entrance fees
  • Two evening meals
  • Transfers from airport and all taxis or transport to locations.

Not included:

  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Art materials. Alison will advise you on what to bring.