Panagia Kakaviotissa

  • Road Thanos - Kontia, 81400

About Panagia Kakaviotissa

Panagia Kakaviotissa is the only church in the world without a roof is located in Mount Kakkavos where it was named. It is extremely atmospheric and offers a unique experience to its guests. In 1305, monks from Agios Efstratios were sheltered to protect themselves from the Turks. The last monk before he left, entrusted the image of Panagia to a family from the neighboring village of Kontia.