Points of interest in Villia
Starting from our hotel and just in the parallel street there is a neoclassical house of the New Folk Museum Cultural Association of Villia.
There, you will see how they had organized their lives our ancestors in the loom, the barber, the cobbler, textiles and many photos of the last century.
Continuing the walk you will pass out of the family home of our great actress Elli Lambeti (Loukou is her real name). Today the house belongs to other owners.
Passing in front of the elementary school, a building that was built in the early 1900s and 50 meters away, is the central square with its magnificent church of the Transfiguration, built by the German architect Ernst Ziller in the year 1896. The church has byzantine and renaissance elements in its architecture and is one of two churches made in Greece by the German architect. Adjacent is the church of the 12th century with historical value Archangels frescoes.
Continuing the walk you reach the "AGORA".
Cafes, taverns, restaurants, pastry shops and traditional bakeries can be found all along the ride and within 500 meters walkway.
You would definitely try the local meat in the taverns or handmade sweets. Also, you can buy local pastries, cheeses and yoghurts as well as local pasta.
You must not forget to go up to the chapel of the Virgin Mary with its magnificent view of the village and quench your thirst at the source with very cold water, next to the church.
For those who play sports there is the 11X11 court of the local group "EIDYLLIAKOS" and next to this there is a new open basketball court. There exists grove with tables for those who want to sit and cool off among the pines.
The Villia is a village with many trees that creates a cool atmosphere on hot summer days.
Nearby Excursions starting from Villia
Escape from the daily routine and feel tranquility, peace and quiet in the stunning nature of Kithaironas. You can choose whatever fits your personality.
On the right hand of Villia there is an amusement park while on the left there is a deserted refreshment bar. Right after the park there is the Tsias faucet.
After 2 hours of walking around, there stands the sanctuary of Eleusis in EOS position Horseshoe. At the top of the mountain there is a second small mountain lodge, old military buildings and masts.
Walking in the Kithaironas
You can also take advantage of the great potential of walking or even climbing on the mountain of Kithaironas and enjoy its distinct charm, since without any special preparation and by covering a few miles you can easily explore the nearby mountains.