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Small but nice monestary. 1€ entrance fee. You can be done in 15-30 minutes but it is worth seeing... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Moers, Germany
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Neat to see!

This was a beautiful place to capture in photos! It is really something to see, there was a pastor... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2016
Karen C
Sioux Lookout, Canada
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Great monestery and features the black Madonna. Get a guide or ask someone around to tell you about its date and protection from robbers when Mykonos first became prosperous

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

This was one of our last stops on our 4 hr tour with Shore Excursions Group. What a peaceful place to visit. Our tour guide explained a lot about the Greek Orthodox architecture, the traditions of icons, and the metal work. Beautiful interior sanctuary.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

If you visit Mykonos , you have to visit the Monastery of Paleokastro if you are looking for something different except beaches and parties.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

This might be the best thing to see on Mykonos but since its not a beach or club I don't think a ton of people see it. From the outside it looks like a plain walled area but inside there is a church that is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank lucycan
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Small but nice monestary. 1€ entrance fee. You can be done in 15-30 minutes but it is worth seeing it. Opening hours were clearly marked on the entrance.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

One of the best historical places to visit in Mykonos. Peaceful, awe, picturesque! This monastery is a part of the island's history. There are two chapels. The temple and the icons are made by fine artists.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Vangelis P
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This was a beautiful place to capture in photos! It is really something to see, there was a pastor standing at the door way of the church. A lot of history in this building, a must see!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Karen C
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The monastery Ano Mera was smaller than I had anticiated but I enjoyed seeing it. The chapel That is part of it is very ornate, and you can take photos with no flash. The monastery is peaceful and pretty. The town square is very small,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank JAW42
Reviewed 25 September 2016

it is worth to go there you can take bus/ shuttle or rent a car or bike to go there but worth going. the dome of the monastery is amazing

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank zeyneptbilgin
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We called in on the way to beautiful Lia beach. Take the road that goes inland to Ano Mea. Keep driving until you think you gave gone too far and you will drive past the rear of the monastery. Only£1 to get in. The interior...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank VicnJen67
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