Our ride to Machairas

Lythrodontas - Machairas

  • Distance

    53 KM

  • Elevation

    1500 M

  • Max Grade

    18 %

  • Duration

    5 HOURS

  • Starting Location

    LYTHRODONTAS

About

The Monastery of Panagia of Machairas

The Monastery of Panagia of Machairas, is located at the eastern end of the Troodos Mountains near Kionia peak (1423 m), 870 meters above sea level. It is built in a beautiful hillside of pine trees, leading to Pedieos river.

Our ride starts from the Lythrodontas square towards Profitis Ilias Monastery, mantra tou Kampiou where we ascent to Panagia of Machairas Monastery. We return through Kionia where we take the trail to Profitis Ilias.



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