Full of perfumes, Myrovolos Chios island surely challenges you to explore it during the Spring season! In mid-March in the southern part of the island you can discover Lalades, Chios tulipa, in its wild form but also different species of orchids. On clean Monday in the village square and with the presence of many people from all over Chios, one of the villagers presents Aga, dressed with the appropriate uniform (who was a Turkish judge during the Ottoman domination) and judges the inhabitants and visitors with satirical mood!
In summer, visitors can go for swimming to wonderful beaches, Apotheka, Merikounta, Avlonia are just some of the most famous beaches of Mesta. At these beaches you can engage into of Scuba Diving and Canoe - Kayak. During August, you can live the experience of the Festival of Mesta on August 15 witch it is dedicated to honor St. Mary and on 17 August The fishermen's feast. Last but not least you can enjoy the Souma Festive in the middle of the summer where local people set the barbecues, transfer the figs to the Square to build Ambuka, to make Souma and give it to consumption, in celebrating mood the whole day.
The autumn months the landscape of Mesta enchants the visitor! Visit the historic temple of Taxiarches in the center of Mesta Square, the Tower of Miletus and the Captain's door at the entrance of Mesta. The scenic narrow and small shops with local products create romantic idyllic scenery! Do not forget to taste the famous wine of Mesta as well as the local traditional sweets of Mesta!
Wander to the Medieval Castle, visit the Church of Taxiarhes and all traditional cafes. Try the local suma that will surely warm you up in the best way. Winter is an ideal time for hiking and cycling with a variety of routes that offer a window to Chios History.