hiking Naxos greek islands
hiking Naxos greek islands

Hiking to Kouros

Family hike in the path of Kouros

An old footpath along the beautiful village of Myli, leads to the ancient aqueduct of the island. We hike up to the ancient quarry, where two huge statues (Kouros) lying on the fertile ground; olive groves, orchards and an awesome walk by the shady riverside. We visit the old catholic church of Theoskepasti (today known as Ag. Mamas) and the nearby Episkopi – the old summer residence of the catholic archbishop.


Level: easy

Duration: 4h 30 min (plus time spent seeing the sights)

Distance: 8.8 km