Myrties. Myrties is a popular tourist resort on the Greek island of Kalymnos. Myrties is located 8 kilometers northwest of Pothia (Kalymnos town). This holiday village is situated on the west coast of the island, just opposite of the islet of Telendos. From the harbor of Myrties, every half hour sail boats to and from Telendos. The distance to Telendos is less than 700 meters. Myrties is located in a beautiful area, at the foot of a mountain. It is a favorite rock climbing destination, because of the high cliffs on the west coast. Myrties has a beautiful beach and in the village are dozens of nice taverns, cafes and shops. Not far from Myrties, southbound, is the coastal town Melitsachas located where nice taverns are. Within walking distance, heading north, is another popular resort, Masouri.