Adventures | Hiking - Pan Route

Starting: from Lagada, the village opposite to ours, Tholaria, at an altitude of 225m

Ending: to the small church of Stavros, hidden high up in the ridges nearby Krikelos (or Kroukelos) mountain.

We are going to pass by the monastery of Agios Ioannis Theologos. 

Path No 5 passes above the small settlement of Stroumbos – ‘the village with 12 houses and 13 stone ovens’, with no electricity and running water. After an ascent of 30’, Agios Ioannis Theologos monastery appears in front of you at an altitude of 515m. 

Passing through steep and uneven terrain, explore rocky cliffs and scenic highlights that you won’t soon forget before reaching Stavros church. 

Useful Information

Start: Lagada End: Stavros Length: 9 km (5.5 miles) Timing: 6 – 6.5 hrs

Extra Information

Include: Guided visit, *transfer to / from Tholaria.

Don’t forget: Walking shoes, hat, 1L water bottle, camera.

*Guests of Vigla Hotel have free pick up transfer for the following activities:

  • Hiking
  • Road Trip