Information about the Beaches in Chios
The island of Chios has many beaches in its coastline with the wonderful coves and bays. Most of the beaches of the island are well organised including water sports , sun beds and umbrellas. Here are some of the most popular beaches of the island.
The beach of Agiasmata located in the north side of the island, the beach has pebles and is usually windy during the meltemi winds. The village of Agiasmata is popular for its cure springs, therefore you can enjoy swimming, diving and fishing with a visit to the springs of the area.
The beach of Limnia located near to the village of Volissos. A nice beach ideal for families with a nice promenade. You will find there accommodations, restaurants and cafes. In the same are you will find the beaches of Lampsas, Managros and Gonia.
Vrontados has some very nice beaches, the beach of Daskalopetra is one of the most popular ones with small pebbles and palm trees along the water front that makes a idyllic setting. Other beache of the are of Vrondados is the beach of Afanis Naftis ideal for families with children.
Karfas beach is probably the most touristy beach of Chios. The sandy beach beach of Karfas is well organised with sun beds and umbrellas. the area has a lush vegetation and the water is crystal and clear. Near to Karfas are the beaches of of Kontari and Megas Limionas
The beach of Komi located in the south of Chios town and is near to the mastic village of Kalamoti. The beach in very large with sand and pebbles and is very well organised, you will find eateries, bars and cafes.
In Kardamyla you will find the beach of Giosona, here according to mythology stop for a while Jason and his Argonauts. Near by are the beaches of Vlyhada and Nagos.
In the south of Chios a few kilometres from Pyrgi you will find the beaches of Emporios, Fanos and Karinta.
In Mesta you will find the near by beach of Limenas Meston, the beach has pebbles and there are trees along the sea front. There are accommodations and taverns.