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Timios Stavros Monastery

| Димократиас 2, Omodos 4760, Cyprus
+357 25 422453
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Beautiful church in a tiny village. I loved visiting here but it’s not for everyone. If you’re... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
CGin23
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New Jersey
Stunning

In the village square you will find this most beautify kept monastery. With its wonderful domes... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
busterone2014
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Holsworthy, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Димократиас 2, Omodos 4760, Cyprus
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"holy cross"
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"small donation"
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"interesting relics"
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"light a candle"
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"omodos village"
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"the main square"
in 4 reviews
"middle of town"
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"an interesting place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 6 reviews
"pretty village"
in 3 reviews
"on display"
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"old village"
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"rope"
in 8 reviews
"icons"
in 9 reviews
"crucifixion"
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"replica"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful church in a tiny village. I loved visiting here but it’s not for everyone. If you’re interested it’s worth it.

1  Thank CGin23
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In the village square you will find this most beautify kept monastery. With its wonderful domes and arches it really is something to see. Religious relics lovingly kept in display cabinets for us all to enjoy. Well with a visit for its history, or a...More

1  Thank busterone2014
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful monastery in the village center. The inside is spectacular. Lovely arched ceilings with beautiful chandeliers. Contains a piece of rope from the Holy Cross.

1  Thank DreamTraveler365
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Conveniently located at the main square of the village , Very clean and beautifuly maintained . Do go upstairs to visit the museum . Use your camera for taking some stunning angles of the structure .

1  Thank saul g
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Rope used in the crucifixion of Christ, bone from Apostle Philip and dozens more.....pleasant Church and quaint structure at top.

1  Thank tinkle_24
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

This monastery is in the village centre. The interior of the church is spectacular and contains a relic believed to be part of the Holy Cross. We were lucky to be there when it was very quiet and the atmosphere was calm and peaceful. The...More

1  Thank susiedu
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Omodos is one of the larger hill towns and attracts visitors. It has a wide stoned main street with plenty of bars/restaurants and the surrounding narrow streets are good for strolling. The Monastery is the predominant destination. Founded in the 12thC, much dates from the...More

1  Thank Martin T
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Cyprus is full of beautiful monasteries and churches and they are all so serene and tranquil. Could spend hours in them just sitting there.... so calming and so peaceful.

1  Thank RM0927
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

We visited quite a few monasteries during a recent trip to Cyprus but tis was one of the the most convenient once to get to. Quite, well maintained site with quite a bit of history and icons. Worth a quick visit if you are in...More

1  Thank ogerkan
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

A lovely monastery, beautifully decorated, with a lovely iconostasis containing some amazing icons and a silver cross purportedly with fragments of the 'True Cross' within.

1  Thank wendyanddavid536
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