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Citrus Estate

Argenti 9-11 | Kampos, Greece
+30 22710 31513
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Ranked #7 of 23 Attractions in Chios
Type: Educational Sites
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Rome, Italy
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

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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Larnaka, Cyprus
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59 reviews 59 reviews
3 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Citrus museum, located in the magnificent area of Kampos is a place we visited 3 times in our one week stay in Chios. Many reasons to go there : the wonderful museum, the coffee shop, the shop with their own citrus products and the architecture of the place and the area. We were also very lucky in meeting and chatting... More

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is a beautiful estate, nice people with a great concept and wonderful products. Worth the visit!

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Aalst, Belgium
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

There are certainly nicer estates in Kambos region but the museum is worth visiting. The video that shows in the museum tells the interesting history of the Kambos region from its blooming periods until modern times. The estate itself was a bit disappointing... it looks as if the end of the season (end of september) is not the best time... More

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ATHENS GREECE
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

excellent destination for coffee and to taste home made local chios sweets and products. Very nice museum of how was the "kampos" estates at the past.

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amsterdam
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20 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

A great place te learn more of the history of the Kambos area. It's signposted from the road that begins at the airport.

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Athens, Greece
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

It was by far the most fascinating museum tour I've ever experienced. A great place that captures the spirit of Kambos. Run by an amazing team, Citrus is not to be missed when visiting Chios.

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77 reviews 77 reviews
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

we attended an open air concert by the Choral orchetra in the shade of tall trees. Citrus small shop offers quality of locally produced goods.

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Izmir, Turkey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

Interesting to visit. You can spend time in the garden drinking your coffee, reading a book while you let your kids play safely in the garden

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Bristol, UK
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

must see small museum. one of the best historical description about Kampos. you will dfind interesting fact about the timeline of chios merchantile and trade routes. also many coats of old families that lived on the island.

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