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Reviewed 28 October 2018

A very nice place to relax and enjoy the environment. There is a museum you can visit and an olive oil shop and press to see. There is a great view to be seen just outside the monastery. The church is very and ornate. From...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank charmainev348
Reviewed 26 October 2018

It’s a good 15 minute walk up a steep hill to the monastery but well worth the walk.The views are amazing, indeed walking down you get incredible views of the sea around Paleokastritsa which is stunning.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vera p
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Loved everything about this place - the view, the architecture, the little shop, and more. If you're in the neighbourhood it's definitely worth the visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bolduc54
Reviewed 20 October 2018

It was a first visit point on our list in Paleokastritsa. A 10-minute walk from the center of the town led us to the very monastery. The building surprises with the 2 levels it is built which creates interesting spacial effect. The church hosts dark...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We decided to go up to ee the Monestary and it is beautiful. The views are spectcular and it is very wll cared for with beautiful flowers blooming everywhere, The little museum is very interesting as was the church. Monks still live and work there....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HelenHS
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Beautiful arhitecture here with beautiful views over the beach and water. It's worth having a wander around the grounds and going into the cathedral. Note that women's shoulders and knees have to be covered but they'll provide coverings if you don't have any.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kelseyc3695
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing monastery which was really interesting. The chapel is beautiful and worth a visit. There is also a little museum that is worth a perusal. The views are stunning. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank liamAdair
Reviewed 18 September 2018

very nice place, outstanding views of the sea (of course, that is Greece), such a nice mix of see and cliffs, stone and water - and a monastery in the middle of all of those the monastery offers space to rest and pray, colors (the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Greek monasteries and churches are known to pick the best locations, but this one is one of the best I've seen, with a 380 degree view. The monaster itself is quite humble but full of many tasteful details. Too bad the beautiful leading to it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Paleokastritsa is a beautiful resort area with much visual character and the history surrounding the ancient rock Kolovri located off the very rugged, rocky coastline. The resort is located some 16 miles 27 kms. north west of Corfu town. The roads become very windy up...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Response from Mariapoulima | Reviewed this property |
You can also rent a bike or a car for the day so you can see more things on the way
20 June 2018|
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Response from isbister | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can.