Mavra Volia Beach at Mastichochoria

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Mavra Volia (5 Km. from Pyrgi) is a beach with small black pebbles, cause of the eruption of a volcano on the Prehistoric Area. There are three beaches, one next to the other, under the same name, with deep, dark blue waters. Nearby, at Emporio village, there are many cafes and taverns ,offering fresh seafood. Also Mavra Volia offers visitors an amazing opportunity to enjoy a beautiful sunrise.

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Chios Harbor

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Port

The port of Chíos is the principal port of the island and it is formed at its eastern shores. It consists of the outer anchorage and the artificial port.

Mesta Harbor

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Port

The harbor of Mesta or Limenas is on the S side of the W coast of Chios. While there is protection from the meltemi (the Etesians) behind the mole, the swell can be uncomfortable.

Lithi Harbor

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Port

The small port is protected by two moles. The north, curved mole initially extends to the northeast for approximately 80 m and then turns to the southeast for approximately 20 m.

Homerion theater

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Modern Theater

The Homerion Theater & Cultural Center of Chios has opened in 1980. It is located at the center of the town and is the only one in Chios island.

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Maritime Museum of Chios

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Museum

The Maritime Museum of Chios is located in the center of Chios town. It was donated by the ship owner Anastasios Pateras.

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Byzantine Museum of Chios

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Museum

The Byzantine museum is located in the central square of Chios town. It was founded in 1980 and hosts findings which were discovered in the island and donated by private collectors.

Panagia Krina at Vavyli

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Church

Panagia Krina is located in central Chios, close to Vavyli village. It was built in the 12th century.

Emborios Anchorage

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Anchorage

Emborios is lovely little natural cove on the SE coast of Chios. It provides good shelter from the meltemi, but because it is so small it can be difficult to find a suitable spot to anchor, especially at weekends in July/August.

Nea Moni

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Monastery

It was built in 11th century and it is a great architectural and artistic treasure. It is located in a spectacular setting high in the mountains overlooking Chios town.

Mesta Village

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Monument

Mesta is a famous traditional medieval settlement on the south western part of Chios island. It was built during the Genoese domination.

Kambos of Chios

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Town

In Chios visitors may try the traditional ouzo and tsipouro. The famous masticha of Chios is used in the production of ouzo and tsipouro providing a unique flavor.

Agios Ioannis Small Port

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Fishing Pier of Chios

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Katarraktis Fishing Shelter

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Komi Fishing Shelter

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Agia Ermioni Fishing Shelter

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Vokaria Fishing Shelter

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Farkenas Small Port

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Small Harbor

Agios Giannis is a beautiful beach, with small pebbles and crystal waters at the village of Kalimassia. The northern part of the beach is known as Aghia Fotia and the southern part of the beach is called Agios Giannis, named after the small chapel of Saint John near the beach.

Trahilia (5 km. from Mesta) consists of two small bays.

Viri is located near Lilikas Beach, next to Komi ( about 1,5 Km. away) on the way to Vouno village.

Agios Aimilianos is the heaven of Kallimasia, located 1.5 Km.

Vokaria Beach at Ionia

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Beach

Vokaria is the heaven of Nenita (20 km south of town). A settlement with a small number of houses and taverns offering fresh seafood.

Trahili beach is located at the western part of Chios, 5 klm northern of Lithi. It is a pure sandy beach with crystal waters.

Agia Dynami is a beach completely unspoilt, named after the chapel that is near the bay. It is located close to Salagonas bay.

Agia Eirini is located on the road from Limenas Meston to Elata, about 6 Km. from Mesta.

Apothika is a beach completely unspoilt, even the road stops about 100 m. from the beach.

Avlonia is located at the South part of the island, near Mesta village (about 5 Km in the south). It is a beautiful beach with thick sand and very small pebbles that spreads out to become one with the deep, crystal waters.

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Bella Vista Beach

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Beach

Bella Vista is located 1 Km south of the city's center. It is a beach with thick sand and very small pebbles.

Didimes (= the Twins) is located on the road from Limenas Meston to Elata, about 5 Km. from Mesta.

Gridia beach is located 2Km south of Nenita, at the southeastern part of the island. It is a beach with small pebbles.

Karfas is located 7 Km south of the town of Chios and is among the most well-known and loveliest beaches of Chios, with a fine sand suitable for beach games and relaxing sunbathing. Being a tourist center, Karfas has many hotels, apartments, studios, restaurants, taverns offering fresh seafood as well as cafes and bars.

Karynta (6 Km south of Pyrgi, on the road to Olympoi) is a small pebbled beach completely unspoilt, even the road to the beach is more suitable for a 4x4 than an ordinary vehicle. But the crystal waters of the beach will definitely make your visit unforgettable.

Kato Fana (6 Km south of Pyrgi, on the road to Olympoi) is a beautiful sandy beach. The area of Kato Fana is of great archaeological interest.

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Komi is located 4 Km outside the village of Kalamoti and is among the loveliest beaches of Chios, with a fine sand suitable for beach games and relaxing sunbathing. The area has many hotels, apartments, rooms to let, restaurants, taverns offering fresh seafood, and bars for evening outings.

Kontari Beach

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Beach

Kontari is located 3 Km south of the city, near the airport. It is a beach with thick sand and very small pebbles that spreads out to become one with the crystal waters.

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Lilikas Beach at Ionia

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Beach

Lilikas is located next to Komi ( about 1 Km. away) on the way to Vouno village.

Limenas is located at the SW part of Chios, 4 Km. from Mesta.

Lithi is a bay at the southwest part of the island, with a fine sand suitable for beach games and relaxing sunbathing. The area has restaurants and taverns offering fresh seafood.

Megas Limnionas is located 9 Km south of the town of Chios, near to Thymiana village and its among the most well-known beaches of Chios, with sand and very small pebbles excellent for relaxing sunbathing. Being a touristic center, Megas Limnionas has many hotels, apartments, studios, restaurants, taverns offering fresh seafood as well as cafes and bars.

Merikounta is located at the SW part of the island, near Mesta village. It is a beautiful beach with thick sand and very small pebbles that spreads out to become one with the deep, crystal waters.

Salagonas bay is located at the southwest part of Chios, about 6 klm from Pyrgi (at the road to Olympi). It is a wonderful beach with thick sand and pebbles.

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The most southern beach of Chios, 8.5 Km from Pyrgi, next to Mavra Volia.

Olympi Cave

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Cave

Olympi cave is 35 km away from Chios town and 5 km away from Olympi village. It is located 100 meters above sea level and its maximum depth is 55 meters.

Chios Scuba Diving Center

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Kirithras Vangelis

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Diving Center

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