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Traditional Villages Light
Traditional Villages Light

The route starts in beautiful Tochni and heads to Choirokoitia where the Neolithic Settlement of Choirokoitia is located, which has been registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1998. Next, it ascends to Vavla, a designated heritage village due to its white stone houses and its traditional features. Then, the route descends to reach the Monastery of Agios Minas and ascends again heading towards the idyllic and picturesque Kato Drys. The route then descends to Skarinou to reach the starting point in Tochni.

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Distance: 40.1km
Elevation Gain: 818m
Highest point: 583m
Lowest point: 74m
Loop: YES
Terrain: Mixed
Road surface: Paved

  Section Distance (km) Total Distance (km)
Ancient Amathus 0.0 0.0
Choirokoitia 3.8 3.8
Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement 0.0 3.8
Vavla 9.0 12.8
Agio Minas Monastery 4.1 16.9
Kato Drys 3.6 20.5
Skarinou 9.5 30.0
Tochni 10.1 40.1