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Agios Andreas Church

Patra, Patras 262 22, Greece
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pretty church with paintings, wooden chairs and nice atmosphere. Entrance is free, remember to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
via mobile
Biggest church in the Balkans!

The church is the biggest church in the Balkans and it is very beautiful. I've visited many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patras, Greece
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Patra, Patras 262 22, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

pretty church with paintings, wooden chairs and nice atmosphere. Entrance is free, remember to wear proper clothes to go in. Realy huge form the outside. If yu are traveling by patras train is the last stop ( one after bus station)

Thank Karolina2424
Reviewed 1 week ago

The church is the biggest church in the Balkans and it is very beautiful. I've visited many churches but this is one of my favorites. St Andrew was murdered there and the cross on which he died and his scalp is in the church. Next...More

Thank galatui3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very quiet place to pray and feel calmness. I adore this church,i always go there when i am in Greece.

Thank Antigoni C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Regardless if you are religious or not, Christian or else, Orthodox or other; this place has a piece of human history in it. Do some research before you visit on the history of the place, read about its pro Christian era temple here that was...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a very big church with lots of space decorated absolutely perfect went with my family to patras city and passed from agios andreas

Thank jim_wlkr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

St. Andrew has martyred at this place so you will see his "Timia Kara" (holy skull) and his cross of martyrdom

Thank anastassiosa
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

My son was married in this magnificent church to a local Greek girl and the occasion was beyond words. The church is stunningly beautiful and all the U.K. guests marveled at the church. A must visit location.

Thank daveadams25
Reviewed 7 May 2017

very important church, i was curius to see what is different in a greek church. No statues, only painted images, impresive size.

Thank mvin92
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful churches in Greece, the church of Agios Andreas. Easy access. Close to the center and the beach.

Thank Marianna K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The biggest Byzantine church in Balkan countries. You must visit even you are not a christian person.You can see the small finger, and a part of the cranium of St.Andreas, and 4 small pieces ox the X cross on which was martyred and died. It...More

Thank Vasilis_El
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