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Holy place

One of the most famous holy monastery you can visit.Full of spirit and peace.A perfect place trip... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nicosia, Cyprus
A truly holy place for praying.

A very blessed monastery. In the main church there is holy panagia icon painted by saint and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most famous holy monastery you can visit.Full of spirit and peace.A perfect place trip for your weekend .The surrounding view is excellent. If you go once you want a go more. Highly recommended !!

Thank spuki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very blessed monastery. In the main church there is holy panagia icon painted by saint and evangelist Loukas. The holy place has several churches dedicated to several saints like St. Gregorios Palamas, St Christodoulos, St. Charalambos... In the monastery you can also buy natural...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One picture someone said its a 1000 words...by entering the Machairas monastery, a picture its equivalent to 10000 words!

1  Thank Simos K
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

A holy place worth visiting especially mid August when the monastery old church is open to public. The place is consider a place of great importance for orthodoxy

2  Thank Christos C
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We had a very nice visit to this Monastery. They have an icon that is very important to the Greek Orthadox or Cyprus. It is an icon of the Virgin. The church burned twice and the icon was untouched. Sometimes it is called The Virgin...More

1  Thank txtfa001
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Very nice and peaceful place. If you are looking for some silence and solitude, this is the right place to go.

Thank Valentyna
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Going through the mountains was an interesting adventure. Arriving at the monastery was a relief. It is very peaseful

Thank xanthosm2018
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Only a short 45-minute drive from Nicosia, this monastery is really a gem worth visiting. It's extremely well kept, has amazing icons and its location, up on a mountain, offers unique views. Have in mind to be properly dressed and respect the place you are...More

Thank MyriaAntCy
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

A nice place to visit. It's located 45 minutes from Nicosia at mahairas mountain in the middle of the forest

1  Thank Yiannos I
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

If you want to have a glimpse of Cyprus rich history back as up to the 12th century until 1955 , well is the place you have to include on your holiday schedule. Situated apx 870 meters up in the Troodos mountains ( near Pedoulas...More

1  Thank cmachris2017
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