TinosBeyond the most famous pilgrimage in Greece
Tinos: Beyond the most famous pilgrimage in Greece
Tinos is mostly famous among Greeks for the magnificent cathedral of the Virgin Mary. The temple dominates its capital town and draws pilgrims from all over Greece. However there is much more to experience on this unspoiled island.
Its extent network of roads and hiking trails will lead you to beautiful villages, where life has retained its peaceful character for centuries. Wind your way through the mountains dotted with elaborate dovecots, and discover a land rich in tradition, as well as artistic expression.
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You may walk the pilgrims’ way -but make sure you go further than that! Have a look at the activities offered on the island and select the one that meets your interests and curiosity.
August 15th may mark the peak of religious celebrations on Tinos, as well as the rest of Greece, but make sure you experience other events taking place on the island all year round, such as the lantern custom in the end of January. Have a look at our event calendar to check possibilities.