"Castle of Exomvourgo." Top 5 Page for this destination Tinos Island Things to Do Tip by MITNIC

Tinos Island Things to Do: 73 reviews and 162 photos


At the highest mountain of Tinos (640m) is the location the Venetians chose for their castle in 1207. They surrounded this stronghold by two enormous buttress-walls. It is the most strategic spot on the island. In 1901, a huge marble cross was erected on its summit. The cross was destroyed in 1915, and restored in 1931.
Information desk of Municipality of Exomvourgo
Tel: +30 22830 51803

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written Dec 10, 2003
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“In motion ...”

Online Now


Top 5,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 1 4 2 4
Forum Rank:
0 1 1 1 8

Have you been to Tinos Island?

  Share Your Travels