North-Eastern Aegean Islands  

 


North-Eastern Aegean Islands - Greek Islands (Greece)

The North-East Aegean Islands are the islands of Lesbos, Chios, Samos, Lemnos, Ikaria, Agios Efstratios, Psara, Antipsara, Fourni, Inousses, Thimena, Pasas, Agios Minas and Samiopoula. For convenience, we have added here also the islands of Samothrace and Thassos that actually belong to the Greek districts of Thrace and Macedonia.
These islands lie east of the Sporades and north of the Cyclades and the Dodecanese, some of them very close to the Turkish coast.
The largest island of this Island group is Lesbos, the most populated island. In Lesbos live 86 000 inhabitants, followed by Chios with 51 000 inhabitants, Samos with 33,000 inhabitants and then Lemnos and Ikaria with 17,000 inhabitants. Here, on these islands you will find hot springs, castles, rich history, fantastisc beaches, traditional villages and good food.

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Molyvos Lesbos | Griekenland | De Griekse Gids 36 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Fietsen op Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland foto 8 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Nea Koutali Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland foto 4 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Afscheid van Mytilini foto 9 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Dorpje Romanos bij Moudros Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland foto 7 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Strand Megalo Fanaraki bij Moudros Limnos (Lemnos) | Foto 129 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Straatje in het dorp van Volissos - Eiland Chios - Foto van De Griekse Gids Sardes Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland | Foto 21 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Manolates Samos | Griekenland | Foto 2 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Ireon Samos | Griekenland | De Griekse Gids foto 55 - Foto van De Griekse Gids De vlakte van Kalloni foto 2 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Thermi Lesbos | Griekenland | De Griekse Gids 3 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Panagia Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland foto 16 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Anaxos Lesbos | Griekenland | De Griekse Gids 13 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Karlovassi Samos | Griekenland | Foto 21 - Foto van De Griekse Gids


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The bigger islands:

Ikaria. Ikaria is called by the locals Nikaria. It is an elongated mountainous island in the western Aegean. The shore is just over a hundred kilometers.

Samos: Samos is a lush island, which lies in the eastern part of the Aegean Sea between Chios and the Dodecanese islands. It is a wetland island filled with grape groves, olive trees and pines.

Lesbos: Lesbos is a popular holiday island with great charm, beautiful nature, rich history, traditional buildings and quaint villages,. It is the third largest island of Greece.

Lemnos: Lemnos is in contrast to most Greek islands, less mountainous. There are many plains and low hills, beautiful sandy beaches and wetlands. Capital of Lemnos is Myrina.

Chios: Chios is a diverse island. The north is mainly rocky and mountainous, the south is flatter and more fertile. The south is the homeland of world-famous mastic trees which produce a precious resin.

 

Average temperature North-Eastern Aegean Islands
January
9.5°C
February
9.9°C
March
11.6°C
April
15.6°C
May
20.2°C
June
24.7°C
July
26.6°C
August
26.1°C
September
22.9°C
October
18.5°C
November
14.3°C
December
11.3°C

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Restaurant Taverna Golden Sand Anaxos - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Kokkari Samos | Griekennland | Foto 38 - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Platy Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland foto 50 - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Kontopouli Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland foto 29 - Foto van De Griekse Gids

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