The lavadome Malia Skourti

  • Malia Skourti volcano
    The Malia Skourti lavadome

    The lavadome Malia Skourti belongs to the hugest volcanoes on northern Methana.

The Malia Skourti volcano

The Malia Skourti lava dome. (c) Tobias Schorr
The Malia Skourti lava dome. (c) Tobias Schorr

The lava dome Malia Skourti is located above the picturesque village of Pano Mouska ("Palia Loutra"). It is one of the typical lava dome Methanas. Its summit consists almost only of a rocky sea and so it is not easy to climb. There is no pseudo-crater, as with many lava domes on Methana.