Chios
in Chios Prefecture of North Aegean, Greece

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
38.368 and 26.136 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 38° 22' 4" and E 26° 8' 8"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Modern Greek, English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:36 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Athens
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:57 am and 8:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Greece in Southern Europe

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Greece.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Greece. Last Update: 2022-05-22 08:17:22

Discover Chios

Chios in Chios Prefecture (North Aegean) with it's 23,953 citizens is a town in Greece about 134 mi (or 216 km) east of Athens, the country's capital city.

Current time in Chios is now 04:36 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Athens with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 10 airports near Chios, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Greece is Chios Island National Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Greece is Pythagoreion and Heraion of Samos in a distance of 64 mi (or 103 km), South-East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Oinousses, Cesme, Alacati, Denizgiren and Uzunkuyu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 2% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 24th of May 2022

23°C (73 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 25th of May 2022

24°C (75 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 26th of May 2022

24°C (76 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Argentikon Luxury Suites

Address
3,3 mi
Argenti Giazou 1
82100 Chios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Erytha Hotel & Resort

Address
3,1 mi
Karfas
82100 Chios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Chios Chandris

Address
0,6 mi
2 Eugenias Chandris Street
82100 Chios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Grecian Castle

Address
0,6 mi
6 Enosseos Avenue
82100 Khios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Alkyoni Beach Hotel

Address
5,3 mi
Ag Georgios
843 00 Naxos
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sea View Resorts & Spa

Address
3,6 mi
Karfas bay
82100 Chios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Emporios Bay Hotel

Address
3,9 mi
Emporios Bay
82102 Khios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Agia Markella

Address
0,6 mi
Vrontados
82200 Chios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Morning Star

Address
0,1 mi
Kontari 16
82100 Chios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Voulamandis House

Address
3,2 mi
Fragovouni 117
82100 Khios
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Apolafsh KARANIKOLAS Chios Greece

Published: February 11, 2015
Length: 43:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MANOLIS BERBERAKIS

Apolafsh KARANIKOLAS Chios Greece.


ARIADNE - Chios/Evening

Published: April 19, 2014
Length: 45:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nissos Chios

Arrival from Piraeus with turists for the Easter vacation.


EUROPEAN EXPRESS(Smokey Departure)Chios

Published: September 21, 2013
Length: 18:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nissos Chios

Heavy atmosphere from the smoke of the departing ferry.Almost the entire port is under fog.高千穂丸 日本カーフェリー.


Chios MTB Kourounia

Published: October 14, 2014
Length: 56:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: IOANNIS LOS


Chios MTB Korakaris-Monodentri

Published: October 27, 2014
Length: 52:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: IOANNIS LOS


ARIADNE - Chios/Close Up

Published: August 24, 2014
Length: 57:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nissos Chios

Evening arrival from Piraeus and departure for Mytilini.


Unimog chios

Published: October 30, 2012
Length: 45:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 106pronos

stratis cosmo.


BLUE STAR PATMOS - Chios/Night

Published: October 25, 2014
Length: 12:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nissos Chios

Arrival from Mytilini and departure for Piraeus.Last itinerary in our route,tοmorrow starts Paros-Naxos-Ios-Santorini.


Politischios.gr: Η νέα γενιά των Ελλήνων της Σμύρνης

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 00:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Politischios.gr

Politischios.gr: Η νέα γενιά των Ελλήνων της Σμύρνης.


ChiosRadio.gr: Regions and Villages - Tholopotami

Published: June 27, 2013
Length: 03:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ChiosRadio2012

The village of Tholopotami is located in the South of Chios, 12 kilometers from the city of Chios and situated on the vegetated hill Profitis Ilias ("Prophet Ilias"). Read the article on chiosradio...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

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.

Located at 38.3431, 26.1406 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Greece, Chios, Buildings and structures in the North Aegean

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.

Located at 38.3652, 26.1393 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological museums in Greece, Chios, Museums in the North Aegean

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.

Located at 38.374, 26.137 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Articles created via the Article Wizard, Chios, Buildings and structures in the North Aegean, Castles in Greece

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Chios.

Other districts

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capture of the webcam Chios: WebCamera − Weather Cam

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capture of the webcam Chios: Plateia Vounaki

Chios: Plateia Vounaki, Chios (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Xíos, Khóra, Kastron, Khíos, Castro, Hios, Хиос, Quíos, el Xiu, Chios, Chóra, Κάστρο, Χώρα, Chora, Καστρο, Χωρα, Chíos, Kástro, Χίος, Scio, JKH, Chio, 히오스, Khios, Quios, Sakız, Хіос