Hotel Ianthe is located in the north-west part of the village and is most easily approachable by car. It is comprised of two different buildings the “Neocalssiko” built in 1880 and the “Kamarospito” built around 1750. Both have been restored according to their original style and are located 60 m. apart. Neoklassiko is comprised of a reception, dining area, common area and kitchen and also four apartments with one, two or three rooms. It also has a large yard and garden. Kamarospito includes two large rooms and a kitchen. Between the two rooms on the 1st floor there is a terrace. On the roof of the building there is a second terrace with nice view of the entire village. All rooms have private facilities bathroom, air condition, ΤV, mini bar and internet access.
The Traditional Hotel IANTHE is located in the north- part of the traditional settlement VESSA, and is most easily approachable by car. The Hotel is comprised of two different buildings [A] - [B]. The distance between theme is 60 m.
The building [A] is comprised of a Reception, livingroom, dining room, kitcken, four (4) rooms and also big courtyard - garden.
The building [B] includes two (2) large rooms, small kitchen, also large veranda in the A floor, and loft. The rooms have particular W.C, TV- mini bar - Internet.
Building [A] NEOKLASIKO
1) IRIS - A double room ( sleeps
2 ) AMARYLIS - 2 rooms, 1 double and 1 single beds ( sleeps
3 ) ANEMONI - 3 rooms ,including loft ( sleeps
4 ) TOYLIPA - 1 room with twin beds ( sleeps.
Building [B] KAMAROSPITO
5) IAKINTHOS - Large room with a double and a single bed ( sleeps 3-4 )
6) NARKISSOS -Double room ( sleeps 2 )
Vessa, Chios 82102, Greece
ACTIVITIES - Area
1. Process of production of local agricultural products.
The only place in the world that produced
Mastic is the area of Mastihohoria
Season.......July t - August
2.2. LOCAL SWEET WINE Wine ¨ Ariousios the most
expensive and famous wine of antiquity.
Season ....... September-October
3.3. SOUMA .... ... local liquor made from figs.
Season ....... November-December
Season ....... November-December
2. Procedure local production of ceramic products.
In Chios from antiquity were developed the pottery, fine examples of which today
are the neighboring medieval village ARMOLIA
(5 km from Vessa).
One can walk through the new area of the old traditional paths, and discover the
rare flora of the island, the unique TULIPS
March month, herbs and over 70 species
ORCHIDEAS, a magnificent background in the dozens of unique
Inside the old medieval trail, one can
visit the Byzantine castle of Apolichnon, where
Genoese had established the administrative mansion
The Medieval town of VESSAS is an outdoor living museum, like other Mastihohoria Olympia - Mesta - Towers - wattle.
Worth the visitor to walk through the narrow streets of the village and admire the architecture of the houses, which has remained intact. Also worth visiting the church of Agios Dimitrios and admire the carved image, like the Church of the Assumption, with its beautiful bell tower. Vessa is a small village but exemplifies medieval village in southern Chios. It has been very well maintained over the years, especially the castle corner towers and sections of the fortified wall.
Vessa located in the center of the medieval village,
Mastic of Chios, can be the base of xena-
giseon the archaeological sites of the island, such as ANAVATOS and the Monastery AGIA MONI of Chios, monument protected by UNNESCO, great historical, religious and artistic interested character, on excellent mosaics of the 12th century.
The climate is characterized by hot summers and
mild winters, and is ideal for visiting all year.
The CHRISTOPHER KOLOMVOS had visited Chios before Journey to America.
Vessa is the birthplace of the Ecumenical Patriarch
Constantine (Constantine Valiadis) 1987-1901.
Just a short distance from Vessa one encounters small coves meticulous and special beaches such as Tigani - Agia Irini DYDYMA west, and KOMI - EMPORIOS - BLACK bullets in the south.