Footpaths of historical and cultural interest

Despite the island’s small size, the well-preserved network of old paved streets and footpaths is an attraction for hikers, allowing them to experience the riches of Folegandros’s historical character. The network of selected footpaths, with a total length of 20 kilometres, crosses a large part of the Folegandros countryside and constitutes the Footpaths of Historical and Cultural Interest, which lead to destinations with a particular historical-cultural or environmental importance.

The selected Footpaths are as follows:

  • 3.5km | 60min
    Path: Chora – Stavros – Christos – Fira – Agali
  • 3km | 45min
    Path: Ano Meria – Agios Ioannis Eleimonas – Marmaro – Agios Nikolaos – Agali
  • 4km | 75min
    Path: Ano Meria – Agios Andreas – Agios Georgios – Lygaria – Zoodochos Pigi
  • 2km | 30min
    Path: Ano Meria (Taxiarhis) – Agios Panteleimonas – Ampeli
  • 5.5km | 120min
    Path: Ano Meria (Taxiarhis) – Livadaki – Aspropounta Lighthouse – Ano Meria (Myloi)