Activities and Places of Interest
What can you do in Agia Kyriaki Visits to churches and chapels (every church has its own architecture). You have to arrange the visit, ask Lila to do it for you, unless it is Sunday and the church is open. All the wall paintings and icons are Byzantine style. In Agia Kyriaki is located the church of Agia Kyriaki built in 1886, within a 10 min walk from our premises. Day trip to the Island Trikeri: There are two options:
b) Alternatively, by car (total: 10km, 5 km to Trikeri and from there another 5 km until Alogoporos). In Alogoporos there is a ‘regular’ connection to the island by water taxi.
Find your favorite place for swimming: The waters are crystal clear due to the currents at the mouth of Pagassitikos. The search for the desired beach is a matter of personal preference. A little shaped beach is accesible a few meters from our premises. Furthermore, there is the possibility to swim at the village exit towards the parking space in the Southern entrance of the village. For the adventurous, the beach of Agia Anna is accessible by a dirt road (for those with the appropriate vehicle or by driving with extrem caution) or using a boat (1 nautical mile from the port of Agia Kyriaki). This secluded beach is overlooking the channel Tissaiou and Evia. and it has a σπρινγ of drinking water. In Alogoporos there is a beach with sand and deck chairs from the nearby canteen and tavern.
Eating out: There are two fish taverns at Agia Kyriaki: Mouragio and Manolas. The local speciality is Scampi pasta (Karavidomakaronades). For tsipouro and accompanying dishes visit Athansias. Next door is the local souvlaki place. For coffee/ice cream during the day and for a drink later the local meeting point is Stella’s cafe.
A) Agia Kyriaki – Trikeri: A traditional cobbled path (~1.5 km) which has been preserved and maintained in relatively good condition. The route takes about 30 minutes. Following the road in front of the guesthouse and passing in front of the old elementary school leads you to a steep path. The visitor is compensated by the magnificent vieww. The path has s0me difficulty. It is preferable to be walked late afternoon or early morning to avoid exposure to the summer sun. B) Milos – Lighthouse: This coastal route takes about 20 minutes and leads to the lighthouse. C) Trikeri – Kottes: This route takes about 1 hour. It starts just under the publiv parking at Trikeri. The traditional path is mostly preserved. At the final part , there is an old traditional water spring. The Kottes settlement has its own beauty and a number of fishtaverns. D) Trikeri – Alogoporos: It is a circular route of about 9 km with a lot of bush in some parts of it. It is a demanding trail for the experienced and properly equiped travellers.
Useful Information (the basics):
In the Trikeri village you can find: Pharmacy: 2423091417 (above Central Square Trikeri) Rural doctor: 2421091 (Nearest Health Center: Argalasti) National, local press and magazines: In Central Square Trikeri Post-office and limited services of Postbank: ArgalastiATM services: In Argalasti (National Bank of Greece) In Agia Kyriaki you can find: Shops: There is one traditional grocery behind the port police building at the square of Agia Kyriaki. On a daily frequency two bakers pass through the village (the first at 9:00 the second at 10:00). A number of street vendors pass through with fruits, vegetables etc.