Mountados



“ A thousand years but still alive “

Secrets

  • Mountados is a traditional village, built on the slope of Kechrovouni.
  • Its history begins 1000 years ago.
  • Mountados had a tradition in shipping and trade.
  • Paximadi family and Captain Sigalas, a henchman of Miaoulis (heroes of the Greek Revolution
    1821) descended from Mountados.
  • The village once had one of the few old schools of the island and one of the most famous
    mills.
  • A point landmark of the village is the stream with a stone bridge.
  • You will find a lot of old churches and of course the cathedral of St. John with its great marble
    temple.
  • John Platis, a large wood sculptor comes from this village.

Access

  • Located 8 km away from Chora (Tinos).
  • Follow the old road network (starting from Zannaki Alavanou Av.) and at the first crossroad
    turn left towards Mountados and Karya. 
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