Transfiguration of Savior – Stavros Village

In the village of Stavros, in Northern Ithaca, in the central square there is the Church of the Saviors Transfiguration. The church was built in 1923 by refugees and was completed in 1929. It is noteworthy that St. Joachim had predicted that in the village church built by refugees and the refugee Opened priest did. Here is the only cross dome in Ithaca. All other temples are vasilikes.O aisled church stands out for its simplicity. Light a candle and worship the skull of Saint Ioakeim on the Ithaca (Papoulakos). You can visit his grave. Located at the back of St. Barbara Church, just ten minutes walk from the Church of the Transfiguration.