On the main street to the west, in a distance of 16 kilometres from the city of Chios, on a rocky hill lies the pictures que village of Avgonima. The houses are built of stone, the locals are very few. During sunset, the view of the Aegean Sea and Psara in combination to the medieval watch tower and the clean beach of Elida are unique motifs for contemporary travelers. Also, in the taverns of the village you can find delicious appetizers. There is a unique pine forest, which is the largest forest on the island.