In the north Ithaki and 17km from the Vathi, there is a village, Stavros, development has disproportionate with the size of.
Immediately became a great commercial center of region because it is a node.It is one of the biggest vilages of Ithaki and one of the most important tourist resorts in the island.
The region has historic and archaeological interest. In Pilikala region, excavations important findings from Mycenaean and Hellinistic periods and there are exhibited in the archaeological museum of Stavros.
If you choose Stavros for your vacations, don't forget visit the Cave of Loizos, St.Barbara church, Zoodochos Pygi and Sotiros. One of the most beautiful in region Stavros is the Port of Poli where you can swim in crystal waters.
Worth a walk to the village center where you can see Odysseus bust.
Stavros rented several rooms, has taverns and restaurants with excellent food and bar. Post and Community Center can cater such needs.