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Peaceful place.

THIS site is tucked away off the beaten track and we visited it as part of a tour of the Lasithi... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
singhasam
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
Very picturesque

The grounds are really well kept and inside the church is very pretty. Plenty of things to see both... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Jon C
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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21 Jun 2018
“Peaceful place.”
14 Jun 2018
“Very picturesque”
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Eparchiaki Odos Mesa Lasithiou - Kastelliou, Kato Metochi, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

Stopped here when driving around the Lasithi Plateau. 19th century Monastery. Not a lot to see but worth a stop.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

THIS site is tucked away off the beaten track and we visited it as part of a tour of the Lasithi Plateau area. The monastery has a distinctive fountain surrounded by small railings at the front which was working when we were there. It is...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

The grounds are really well kept and inside the church is very pretty. Plenty of things to see both inside the church and also in the hagiography workshop.

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Very beatiful sacred place to visit. Monastery is small but nevertheless very beatiful. My family is very impressed by the church, especially old holy icons. Very special feeling when we were inside the church. I recommend to include this monastery in your travel plans if...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017

This monastery is beautiful. Very peaceful, pretty surroundings and extremely helpful staff. Great to buy smelling oils, lavender, and soap to name but a few of their products. The toilets need some work doing to them but otherwise everything else is idyllic!

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

In addition to a quiet and relaxing site with a small bird museum, one can find an excellent local thyme honey as well as pressed olive oil on site. There are also small bottles of artisanal Mastic and herbs for infusions.

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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely little place went on the tour bus only stayed for about 10 mins there was little looked well looked after fountain of life

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