Chora, the capital of Ios, is considered among the most picturesque villages of Cyclades. With whitewashed houses, paved paths and small chapels, Chora is built amphitheatrically and gives gorgeous view to the sea and the port, Ormos.
Many hotels and accommodation are located around these villages.
You will find below a list of 2 Ios villages. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Ios. For the most popular ones, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, photos and a selection of hotels.
Location: On the western side of the island
Description: Chora, or else Ios Town, is actually the only village on the island. Built amphitheatrically on the slopes of a hill, Chora provides gorgeous view to the sea. Chora and the beaches around it are the centres of activities on Ios.