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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Myrina Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland foto 6 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Het mooie Restaurant Karanikolas in Megas Limnionas - Eiland Chios - Foto van De Griekse Gids Bij watervallen Pesas | Lesbos Griekenland | De Griekse Gids 27 - Foto van De Griekse Gids De standen Kampos Samos en Votsalakia Samos | Griekenland foto 5 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Strand Megalo Fanaraki bij Moudros Limnos (Lemnos) | Foto 103 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Agiasos (Agiassos) | Lesbos Griekenland | De Griekse Gids 16 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Agiasos (Agiassos) | Lesbos Griekenland | De Griekse Gids 4 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Myrina Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland foto 62 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Amothines woestijn bij Katalakos Limnos (Lemnos) | Foto 18 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Molyvos Lesbos | Griekenland | De Griekse Gids 159 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Molyvos traditionele huizen - Foto van De Griekse Gids Strand Livadi Armenistis Ikaria | Griekenland | Foto 0007 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Strand Megalo Fanaraki bij Moudros Limnos (Lemnos) | Foto 44 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Portianou bij Nea Koutali Limnos (Lemnos) | Foto 4 - Foto van De Griekse Gids Agios Dimitrios Limnos (Lemnos)  | Griekenland | Foto 13 - 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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Kaspakas Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland | Foto 13 - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Berggebied Raches Ikaria | Griekenland | Foto 34 - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Aan het strand van Skala Eressos - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Kiezelstrand Gangou in Samos stad - Eiland Samos - Foto van De Griekse Gids

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