How to get here
Frequent ferry schedules. Ferries from Pireus: 4.30 hours. Ferries
from Rafina: 4 hours, or high speed ferries:2 hours.
Beware! In August strong winds, called ''meltemia'' blow in the
Cyclades, which may hinder travel and definitely sea bathing. Consider
if you prefer some other season, July or September.
Where to stay
Rooms to let and hotels in the town of Tinos and in the nearby
area. If you search, you may also find a place to stay in the
at the villages. You can ask. There is also "Xenia",
the Union of Renting Rooms and Appartments.
See two proposed sites: Vincenzo
Travel - Vincenzo
What to visit
The Cathedral of Evangelistria in the Town of Tinos, the exhibitions
hosted, icons and artefacts made by Tinian artists.
Visit at least shortly the inner parts of the island to see many
picturesque villages, dovecotes and innumerable small churches.
You may combine swimming and lunch or dinner in some offshore villages.
Various bars and night life in the Town of Tinos and shortly further.
Taverns and some cafes in the villages. Experiment!
Tinos is rich in local tradional products, you should look
for them. We are suggestively mentioning ''raki'', local sweets,
cheese and ''myzithra'' (kind of cheese).
From Tinos to...
There are frequent ferries or high speed ferries schedules for the
other Cyclades. Andros, Syros and Myconos are very close, but there
are also ferry schedules to Paros, Naxos or Santorini.
Rafina: +30-22940- 22300
Pireus: +30-210- 4226000
Tinos: +30-22830 - 22348, 22220
Boat Schedules: 143
In Tinos (22830)
Police: (22830) - 22100, 22255
Tourist Police: (22830) - 23670
Town Hall: (22830) - 23733
Fire Department: (22830) - 22234
Health Centre: (22830) - 22210
Information Desk-Municipality of Tinos: (22830) - 23780
Tourism information: (22830) - 25888, 51888
Greek Organization of Telecommunications : (22830) - 24449
(22830) - 22440
Taxis: (22830) - 22470
Post Office: (22830) - 22247
Evangelistria of Tinos Foundation: (22830) - 22256
Ysternia: (22830) - 31206
Komi: (22830) - 51210
Steni: (22830) - 41229
Agrotiki: (22830) - 22225
Ethniki: (22830) - 23088
Emporiki: (22830) - 22491
Eurobank: (22830) - 24766
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