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Really nice monastery with a gift shop where you could find different souvenirs and domestic rakia... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
teodorap620
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Beautiful place

Well worth a visit with a lovely little gift shop, very interesting, lovely people, took some... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Pam R
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Vicino Al Monte Mitikas, 370 02, Greece
+30 2427 022012
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All reviews beautiful monastery gift shop peaceful place interesting museum skiathos town working monastery greek history red bus local produce minibus service worth a visit light a candle euros return lovely place to visit hired a car lovely cafe small church
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Made our way to the monastery during Medicane Zorba in September. The rains made the trip miserable, especially the steep, slippery road, but our little rental car made the trip in fine shape. I pleasant diversion for a few hours. I'd guess is it magnificent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank davidmT1170HL
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Really nice monastery with a gift shop where you could find different souvenirs and domestic rakia, tomato souce with home made honey (my favourite). There is a hiking trail that goes all the way up to the top of the hill. I definitely recommend spending...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank teodorap620
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Well worth a visit with a lovely little gift shop, very interesting, lovely people, took some lovely photos here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pam R
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A lovely well kept working monastery Keeping in tradition great architecture well organised and plenty of things to buy in the shop no admission fee and great views

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark L
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This beatuiful monastery is a lovely place to visit, with stunning views from the hills, perfectly kept gardens, a shop filled with produce made by the resident monks, a nice cafe and an interesting museum which cost only €2 entry, and helpfully had text in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sophie R
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful place to visit and so peaceful and quiet. The flowers were in bloom and were stunning. Well worth a visit just to see how beautiful they keep it...high recommend

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Journey794868
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Very beautiful place with stunning views down the valley towards the sea,has a museum,cafe and a extensive gift shop,worth visiting whilst on Skiathos.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Spent a pleasant morning here. High in the hills, wonderful views, museum (2 Euros each), gift shop and cafe. Please remember you need your shoulders covered in the church amongst other places. There are shawls to borrow free, but my wife says hers was heavy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We had a peaceful morning here. The church is wonderful. The flowers around the church complete the building. We had a good play with one of the cats. The monastery shop has many things to offer.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mihaio782
Reviewed 5 September 2018

What a wonderful Monastery. Set deep in the hillside above Skiathos Town. Good little gift shop and wonderful cafe for that well earned drink

Date of experience: September 2018
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louisemariej2016
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Response from Martin K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm also sorry I didn't see this in time, did you enjoy it?
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Response from Catttopps | Reviewed this property |
We hired a car due to the fact it is very uphill I guess you could do it good luck : )
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