The coastal village of Rovies is situated on the northwestern side of the island, 96km. away from Chalkida. The whole area, with a population of approximately 1,100 inhabitants, is surrounded by pine, plain and olive trees. Here, you can find various beautiful sites, including that of the forest with Drymonas waterfalls. Also, it is worth visiting the imposing Venetian castle, located in the centre of the village next to the picturesque square.
In the ancient times, the area was known as Orovies, and today, it is well-known for its great olive production. The long, sandy beach is perfect for swimming and fishing, having crystal clear waters of unique beauty. In Rovies, the visitor can find all sorts of facilities, including hotels, camping grounds, traditional tavernas and small commercial words. The village is an ideal destination for those wishing to relax away from the crowds. If you come, do not forget to try the local honey.