Tinos tour from Mykonos
Depart New port by ferry for 45 min boat trip to port of Tinos where the bus waits. Drive through the big pilgrim avenue to the most famous church of Greece, the Evangellistria with its holy icon which is believed to do wondrous deeds. Drive through winding roads past typical villages and picturesque landscapes to the monastery of Kechrovouni situated 500m high. Here the nun Pelagia used to live. Explore the monastery of the 16th century where 80 nuns live. Next stop at Ktikados, small village for lunch at a traditional taverna with breathtaking views (lunch not included). Continues towards the mountain of Exobourgo, stop in the old traditional village of Volax famous for its basket making. Chance for a coffee break before exploring the village and visiting the local basket makers. Drive through the panoramic road towards Tinos town and walk through the village of Tarambados with the pretty setting of the old Venetian pigeon houses back to Tinos town for free time before ferry back to Mykonos. Transfer in Mykonos not included.
Departs: 1 May-9 Oct 2020 Tue, Fri. 11:45-22:10