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The Intermunicipal Port Office of Chios is a management body for 19 port infrastructures. The central port of the island is located in the eastern part of the island and is one of the main development pillars of Chios.
In its southern part there is a marina, which hosts a large number of pleasure boats, aiming to serve them with continuous upgrading of the infrastructure and services offered to its users.
Chios has two ports of cruise service, the main port on the east of the island, and the port of Mesta in the southwest.
The main port of Chios is attached to the city. It operates 24 hours a day and has an approved Port Facility Safety Plan in accordance with the ISPS code, guard services and passenger’s waiting room. It can accommodate a cruise ship with a maximum length of 250 meters, on one of its 2 jetties.
The port of Mesta is a modern port infrastructure that was completed in 2015. It operates 24 hours a day and has an approved Port Facility Security Plan in accordance with the ISPS code, guard services and waiting shelters for passengers. It can serve at the same time either 2 cruise ships of 150 meters each, or one c/s of 250 meters.