Mt. Parnonas

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On Mt. Parnonas, we find the Monasteries of Sts. Tessarakonta and Sts. Anargyroi and the churches of Our Lady of Chrysaphitissa, St. Demetrios and the Church of the Assumption in Vresthena.

A visit to the Byzantine village of Geraki is a must, with its impressive castle and extraordinary churches.

The mountain villages of Mt. Parnonas offer hiking trails with excellent signage.  The village of Tsintzina acts as a base for excursions and hikes.