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Address: Argenti 9-11 | Kampos, Greece
Phone Number: +30 22710 31513
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Small Citrus Plantation in Kambos

Explore the beautiful Kambos area south of Chios town. Best way is to rent a bike to do so and depart early in the morning. When you do, you should definitely visit the Citrus... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Explore the beautiful Kambos area south of Chios town. Best way is to rent a bike to do so and depart early in the morning. When you do, you should definitely visit the Citrus Estate where you could see an original Kambos villa, a small operational citrus fruit plantation, a small museum where you will lear a lot about the... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

For a Greek living abroad, walking through the Citrus Estate was a mixed experience. Here, one can see what Greeks were able to achieve in the past, before decades of easy money from the EU turned us into the personified crisis. The estate has been restored to its old glory with love and attention to the details. The small but... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

i was impressed with Kampos area- high walls of colourful red and gold stones. i took a blue bus the long way round to the airport, and as we negotiated the narrow main road through Kampos i was able to see a little of what was behind the walls- huge homes and lots of citrus trees. there are numerous winding... More 

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istanbul
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is an amazing place. You can buy high quality citrus jams, sweets and gum mastic from the shop.( we went back twice) The museum gives a clear understanding of the importance of this area over 100 years ago. The garden is cool and shady- lovely for a short stroll. The coffee shop has wonderful delicacies such as orange pie.... More 

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san antonio, texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

A must visit, if you come to Chios!! It is the only kambos estate working orchard that is open to the public,,,lovely place to drink coffee and take pics,I loved the museum also!!

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Charming little Kampos estate and and a very informative museum describing the Kampos area and the families that built it. We were there when the oranges were ripe and the fresh juice was exceptional!

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Basel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

It is an old mansion situated in Kampos area. It is from one side a nice museum indoors and outdoors that describes the commerce of citrus species. The museum also has a very cosy café with a beautiful garden. Finally, the shop of the museum has many original greek fruit sweets("spoon sweets") and marmelades perfect for presents.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Wonderful smells in the orchard, very friendly staff, a very quaint relaxing interesting visit, very nice orange juice at the end and a lovely little shop selling all sorts of handmade products.

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Ipswich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

our landlady recommended a visit to this unusual "shrine" for the citrus industry on Chios. It may sound a bit quirky but the Citrus "museum" is a fascinating place. It is a peaceful haven which traces the history of the important citrus industry on the island. It has a shop/ café where you can purchase/ sample their products. Well worth... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This a very beautiful mansion in Kampos area with a very interesting museum explaining the fact that Kampos was almost a world leader in growing and exporting all types of citrus, from oranges to lemons, and mandarines in Europe, Russia, and the East during the early 20th century. I learned a lot about orchards, irrigation, and citrus business. The video... More 

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