Welcome to Karfas, one of the most cosmopolitan holiday resorts of Chios Island!
…a small summer (mostly) resort on the island of Chios, Greece.
Just 7 kilometers south of Chios town (Chora), Karfas is among the most popular destinations on the Island, attracting high amounts of tourism due to its cosmopolitan beaches, numerous accommodation facilities and vibrant Night Life. Althought the residential population is low, during the summer months Karfas attracts thousands of tourists to the area. The nearby holiday resorts of Agia Ermioni and Megas Limnionas, which are also large tourist spots, are worth visited.
The main attraction of Karfas is its beach area. The long sandy beach with shallow and warm waters is suitable for families with little children. The beach is blue flag awarded in accordance to the health regulations and has sunbeds and umbrellas to rent. Like all places on Chios, there are some other things to see and do here:
– Don’t miss a walk up the St. George hill where a small church is build dedicated to the saint
– Vigla (Watchtower) Agias Elenis is fully restored and offers a magnificent view to Karfas bay and hosts numerous cultural events during summertime
– Summer sports are available on the beach for fun amongst friends and families.