Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Chios is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's museums, temples and opera and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Chios. This city is well-known for its seafood restaurants and island views. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Chios

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Chios is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chios Public Garden (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Daskalopetra Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Elida Beach (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Pirlanta Beach (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Vokaria Beach (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Kocakari Beach (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)

How to get to and around Chios

Fly into Chios (JKH-Chios Island National), the closest airport, located 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Chios?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 85 holiday lettings near Chios. From 20 Houses to 18 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chios for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Chios?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Chios. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Turkey: 8,153 holiday homes
  • Turkish Riviera: 5,161 holiday homes
  • Asia: 1,301 holiday homes
  • Middle East: 17,354 holiday homes
  • Mediterranean Sea: 124,714 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Chios! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Chios?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Chios with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Urla: 130 holiday lettings
  • Karaburun: 65 holiday lettings
  • Mastichochoria: 42 holiday lettings
  • Çesme: 122 holiday lettings
  • Çeşme: 124 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Chios?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Chios. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Archaeological Museum Of Chios: 62 holiday rentals
  • Olympi Cave: 50 holiday rentals
  • Giustiniani Palace: 173 holiday rentals
  • Panagia Krina Church: 122 holiday rentals
  • Chios Port: 130 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chios listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.