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A moment outside of this world

You will find here peace and beauty, in a place isolated in the wild and harsh nature. The church... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Paris, France
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Great view and roadtrio

Great view from the monastery. You can take amazing photos from the monastery. The monk is very... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Chrysa Z
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22 Jul 2018
“A moment outside of this world ”
3 Sep 2017
“Great view and roadtrio”
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

You will find here peace and beauty, in a place isolated in the wild and harsh nature. The church itself was closed when we came here, but the courtyard shall not be missed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank a_pettersson
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Great view from the monastery. You can take amazing photos from the monastery. The monk is very hospital, offera coffee and loukoumi to visitors. A must visit traditional place. You can go there by taxi it usually takes 15 euros from Chora or Port. Worth...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Chrysa Z
Reviewed 20 July 2017

A beautiful fortified one monk monastery. In a fantastic sorrounding with excellent views. If you are lucky enough and meet the only monk, Makarios, you will be allowed to visit it. Recommended.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Antoni1954
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This monastery is placed in a great position with wonderful skyline. The church is little but it has a very beautiful picture of St Michael fighting the dragoon and deserves a visit. Inside the monastery the peace is...divine.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank ccampioli
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is a stand out for visiting as the history and interior of this monastery is fascinating. It is fortified and the door is always open and the local priest in residence is very welcoming, and will open up the church and also offer you...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank avidtraveller195
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Amazing views ... lovely castle ... and an amazing monk who is always willing to be a guide and to tell you the story ..

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

The monastery is worth a visit, although I have never seen the inside. It sits all by itself on the far side of the island and on your way there you get to see much of Serifos. I recommend taking the local bus from the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Family_business
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Call them first to be sure about the opening hours. Then take a car and off you go! You will see a typical monastery of Greek island

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

A place definitely worth visiting. A monastery built in the 14th century with a lot of history and things to see.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Fanis M
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