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Chios Destination Guide

Delve into Chios in Greece

Chios in the region of North Aegean with its 23,953 residents is located in Greece - some 134 mi or ( 216 km ) East of Athens , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Chios

Local time in Chios is now 08:23 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Athens " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Vounos, Tinos, Samos, Piryi, and Oinousses. While being here, you might want to check out Vounos . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Chios ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Flight from Athens to Chios

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Flight from Athens to Chios ..

LISSOS - Chios

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Arrival in the port 20/7/2008 ..


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NISSOS CHIOS - Celebrating

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Near the church of Agia Paraskevi,in Vrodados,doing a twist and other boats toot with their horn. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Archaeological Museum of Chios

The Archaeological Museum of Chios is a museum located on Michalon Street in Chios town, Chios, Greece. It was constructed in 1966-1971 and covers a total area of 2500 square metres. 1200 square metres of floor space is occupied by the exhibitions. The museum underwent renovation in 1998 and reopened in November 1999 and features a collection of antiquities from the Neolithic Era up to the Roman times excavated at the ancient sites of Emporio, Fana, Dotia, Aghio Galas and at Chios town.

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Located at 38.37 26.14 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
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Castle of Chios

The castle of Chios consists of an inhabited area surrounded by a large stonewall structure with various fortifications purposed to defend the enclosed population and properties against naval attack and siege. The castle of Chios is situated adjacent to the main port of Chios and it's east side borders with the sea. The castle of Chios was constructed in the medieval period with its first construction phase having started in the 10th century by the Byzantines.

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Located at 38.37 26.14 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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Chios Island National Airport

Chios Island National Airport (Greek: Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Χίου) is an airport on the island of Chios in Greece. It is also known as Chios National Airport, "Omiros" or Chios Airport located at the region of Kampos, south of the city of Chios.

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Located at 38.34 26.14 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
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Karfas, is a small town on the island of Chios, Greece. Located 7 kilometers south of Chios (town), Karfas is among the most popular destinations on the Island, attracting high amounts of tourism due to its cosmopolitan beaches, Studios, apartments, clubs, restaurants, and Night Life. Karfas is approximately 3 kilometers from Chios Island National Airport.

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Located at 38.32 26.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
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Neochori, Chios

Neochori is a village on the island of Chios, Greece. It is part of the municipality Agios Minas, and located approximately 9 kilometers from the capital of the island, Chios (town), also known locally as Chora. There are medieval manuscripts that refer to the village but no sign of the Middle Ages was preserved. The inhabitants are mainly farmers. The main church is devoted to Virgin Mary and it is an example of the local architecture of the 19th century.

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Located at 38.31 26.11 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Chios