Beautiful scenery, traditional architecture, flowered balconies, narrow streets - Menetes is a truly amazing village.
The village is located 8 km southwest from Pigadia, just a few minutes driving on the curvy roads. Menetes was built on the rocky cliffs, at an altitude of 280 meters. The village offers to the visitors spectacular views to every direction - you can see Pigadia and the nearby mountains equally! In the narrow alleys there are many trees, colorful flowers, interesting houses, and the imposing cliffs everywhere. A little folklore museum is also housed in Menetes, with interesting collection - musical instruments, traditional utensils, laces, and other things from the past.
Colorful houses in Menetes
On the street
View from above
In the area, in front of the settlement there is a World War II. monument. This monument symbolizes the Revolution of Karpathos during the war, and also this is a memorial for the heroic local people.
- 8 km to Pigadia
- coordinates: 35.491009, 27.168916
- mountain village
- population approx. 400