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.

The North-East Aegean 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, fantastic beaches, traditional villages and good food.

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Panagia | Thassos | Photo 6 - Photo Pizzeria Snackbar on the centrale square of Skala Kallonis - Photo Plaka Limnos (Lemnos) | Greece Photo 10 - Photo Limenas  - Thassos town |Greece | Photo 7 - Photo Pandrosso Samos | Greece | Photo 4 - Photo Mourtia Samos | Greece | Photo 2 - Photo Traditionele huizen Volissos - Island of Chios - Photo Kornos Limnos (Lemnos) | Greece | Photo 9 - Photo From Keramoti (Near Kavala) to Thassos | Greece | Photo 10 - Photo Ireon Samos | Greece | Greece  Photo 60 - Photo Therma ikaria | Greece Photo 4 - Photo Vatera Lesbos | Greece | Greece  7 - Photo The black beach of Emborios - Island of Chios - Photo Agios Dimitrios Limnos (Lemnos)  | Greece | Photo 4 - Photo Gialiskari Ikaria | Greece | Photo 1 - Photo

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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. More Ikaria»

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. More Samos»

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. More Lesbos»

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. More Lemnos»

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. More Chios»

Text: Yorgos and Wendy Nikolidakis - Revised by Maxine van Hoften Gee

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Atsiki Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland | Foto 16 - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Vatera Lesbos | Griekenland | De Griekse Gids 11 - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Berggebied Raches Ikaria | Griekenland | Foto 34 - Foto van De Griekse Gids
Kotsinas Limnos (Lemnos) | Griekenland | Foto 15 - Foto van De Griekse Gids

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