Schoinousa Tourguide

Schoinousa, nestled in the Minor Eastern Cyclades, is a charming destination known for its three quaint villages: Chora, Mesaria, and Mersini. Named after the lentisk bush abundant on the island, Schoinousa has been inhabited since ancient times. Chora, with its snow-white houses and narrow alleys, offers breathtaking views and attractions like Panagia tis Akathis church and the Folk Art Museum.

Further exploration reveals Mesaria’s rural charm and the scenic cove of Gero-Limiona, while Mersini provides a tranquil harbor setting. Throughout the year, Schoinousa hosts various events and feasts, offering opportunities for swimming, fishing, hiking, and sailing. Useful phone numbers include the community office and rural medical clinic.