The fire is burning a forested area between the villages of Volimes and Anahoritria, on the northern side of the island and, according to the Fire Brigade, residential areas are not endangered.
Eight fire engines with an 18-member crew as well as two water dropping airplanes and a helicopter are taking part in the operation.
Meanwhile, a fire that broke out on Evia island on Sunday has been partly contained.
Seventy five wildfires were reported throughout Greece in the last 24 hours. All of them were under control as of noon Monday.