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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The monastery lies under the flight path of the almost adjacent airport so it can be both exciting and noisy to be there. Best views are from above where there is less noise.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Very nice hour spent here, it's pretty popular even in October. Just opposite a little bar. Nice place to stop for a few hours. To get back to the top of the hill............. avoiding the steep steps, walk along the beach around the corner and...More

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

This monstery is even visible when the plane is landing, so is the first place a person sees when arriving on Corfu. Tiny and picturesque, with a good spot for planespotting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anna G
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Beautiful monastery, so amazing to see the location in the middle of the see and close to the airport.runway

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wendysam26
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This place is one of the most interesting places I have ever been. Love it. We catched a heavy rain while going there and had to drink an uzo at a bar above this monastery. Because of the rain there we few people on this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nyulacska
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Ignore the planes and focus on the blue of the sky and water reflecting on this oasis! It is quite breathtaking when your first see the monastery and well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SheilaMCHZ
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Nice little monastery with you can get to by walking over the small bridge from the main road or by another road to the side which allows you to drive up to it. The place is small but nice.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Du800
Reviewed 20 September 2018

It is in a beautiful setting, - except for the noisy planes which land or depart from the aiport is very Close to the Monastery. My visit here was a part of an organized tour to the highlights of Corfu.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ingeborg56
Reviewed 11 September 2018

It's lovely place. Monastery is nice and small. The boat to the Mouse island should be taken from there. Round trip - 2.5 EUR. These who like airplanes will have possibility to take a picture of low flying, landing airplanes. There's no where to park...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aleksandarm129
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this monastery as part of a day out by walking from Corfu town. This walk took about 40 minutes and was pleasant however there are local buses and sightseeing buses that make the journey making the monastery easy to access for all. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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