Map of Chios Greece
is located in the eastern Aegean opposite the Turkish coast, is the fifth
largest of the Greek islands, it has an area of 841.58 sq. km. km and a
coastline of 213 km The county has an area of 904 sq. km. km and a population
of 52.184 inhabitants, who live both in the city and 64 villages.
The coasts of chios have thin partition . In the south are the bays of Avlonia and Limionas and on the east side the ports of Chios and Lagada and the bay of Grand Limionas , to the north the port of Marmaro and to the West the coves Trahilos and Elata. .
The soil for the most part is mountainous and only in the southeast and south formes small plains . In the north rise the mountain Pelinaio with highest peak Prophet Elijah ( 1,297 m )