Chios Vrondados Village
Vrondados village Chios: The village of Vrondados is known for its significant maritime tradition. It is situated 4 km north of Chios Town, on the western coast of the island. It has a population of about 5,000 inhabitants and most of them are sailors.
The windmills of the village, the churches of Agios Stephanos, Panagia Erithiani and Saint Mark, and the tomb of the Greek writer, Yannis Psycharis, are worth a visit. The Monastery of Saint Stefan lies on the top of the hill in a verdant surrounding, and is ideal for those seeking freshness and calm. Accommodations, cafes, bars and taverns are available at Vrondados, as well as some fine beaches.