The famous Castello Rosso of Karistos-Evia is located on the northern part of the city. It is in the village named Myloi. The castle has a fortified wall around it which gives it a majestic air.
It was built in 1205 AD by the Lombards. Before it was constructed the ancient acropolis stood in its place.
A historically important place, the Castello Rosso of Karistos-Evia today is an important tourist attraction and a must see if you are visiting Evia for the first time. It will mesmerize you with its grandeur and transport you back to a time of emperors and kings.