We will meet with the guide at Çeşme Harbor at 08:00 for our Fast Catamaran which will move at 09.00 in the morning. We will proceed to customs after check-in for the boat. At the end of a pleasant journey which takes about 20 minutes, we arrive to the island of Chios. After the customs check, you will have free time till 11:45.You can wander around the center, shop at the Bazaar and have refreshments at the cafes. At 11.45 o'clock at the meeting point, we will take our bus and start our tour with the guide.
Our first stop; will be the area where the gum trees are grown. MASTICHORIA and ARMOLIA (Ceramic Village). You will receive detailed information about the care, harvest and crop of Gum Trees. Armolia Village; In this village, which is famous for hand-made ceramics, we will have an opportunity to buy hand made souvenirs in the region.
Our second stop;PIRGI VILLAGE; Narrow streets, churches and the Byzantine church from the 13th century. Apostles, unique exterior wall decorated houses covered with black and white geometric shapes - "xysta"; In this village you will have free time due to the tour timing. You can explore those interesting streets or you can have a Greek Café in a coffee shop with locals.
Our third Stop; MESTA (LABIRENT VILLAGE); Mesta is the oldest village of Chios. Well-preserved stone houses resemble an open museum with narrow and labyrinthine streets covered with arches. The village of Mesta was built as a Castle village for the protection from pirate attacks. The entrance and exit to the village is made by only two doors. Taksiarkhi Church, one of the largest and most important churches of Chios, is located in the exact square of the village. After visiting the village of Mesta, we are going to Limenas, the harbor town of the village for lunch. This is a small fishing town. You can sit in the restaurants by the sea and try the fresh seafood you like. After enjoying our lunch, we transfer to the port for return.
Tour Price Per Person 50 Euro
This Tour departs everyday between April/2020-November/2020. Please click on "Request for your own Dates" button at the right and fill the required fields. One of our team members will get in thouch with you for further details.