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Apothika Beach Scuba & Kayak beach

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Great beach, great cafe/bar

All colours of pretty rocks on show, but for the best selection crawl through the cave at the far... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Greg W
Brisbane, Australia
Into the blue

We came for a day to kayak and snorkel and laze around the beach and to our surprise scuba diving... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2015
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1 week ago
“Great beach, great cafe/bar”
11 Sep 2015
“Into the blue”
At the beach ,expect the SCUBA diving center and rent a kayak facility, we habe set and the cantine Tortuga with the wonderfull view. Have your first SCUBA diving experience or let us guide you at the nearby reefs. You can rent a Kayak to visit the...more
Mesta 82102, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All colours of pretty rocks on show, but for the best selection crawl through the cave at the far end, also admire the contorted rocks there. Great cafe on the headland above, cool music and breezes...

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

We came for a day to kayak and snorkel and laze around the beach and to our surprise scuba diving was also on the menu. For us snorkelling had been the bees knees but our first scuba lesson with Hector took it to another level....More

Thank FZ94
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

A perfect beach in Chios. Amazing view and clear water. There is also a refreshment car for your drinks.

2  Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Apothika was a wonderful surprise. Crystal clear waters ideal for swimming and especially snorkelling. The bottom is partly sandy and partly rocky and therefore one can came across octopuses, morays, nudibranchs and a lot of other beautiful creatures. If you rent the canoe you can...More

5  Thank Merry P
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Apothika is a lovely crystal water beach ,which i definitely enjoyed. the surprise of the beach was in the top of the hill as there a small but cozy cantene you can enjoy a drink or a snack

1  Thank exostis
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We have been coming to this beach for years and now an enterprising business has set up on a small hill just above the beach. The beach itself is pebbly with a small harbour at one end and cliffs along its length. There are fossils...More

3  Thank MestaChios
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Driving down the road to Apothika beach is a discovery trip in its own right with promising images of the bay. Once arrived there, it is like paradise and the canteen up the small hills take your orders and brings them down in the most...More

3  Thank Stefan C
Reviewed 15 June 2014

In the middle of a rocky landscape, apothika beach is undoubtedly the place to be.... In this clean sea water swimming becomes an unforgetable experience! Apart from swimming, apothika is a beach that can satify all tastes. You can either choose to have an adventurous...More

2  Thank Anastasia F
Reviewed 13 June 2014

A beautiful beach with crystal clear waters and a cantine where you can enjoy your coffee or beer with an incredible view overlooking the bay! You can also try scuba diving there with friendly and experienced instructor Hector and discover the underwaterworld that will fascinate...More

3  Thank Dimitra G
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Mary T
4 May 2015|
Response from EctorYiourgis | Property representative |
You have to use the public transport from Chios port to Mesta village, taxi is expensive for that route. The bus needs about 1 hour to reach at Mesta. From Mesta to Apothika is 4Klm and you can find a Taxi at Mesta or you... More
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