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Near Stergiou Apostolou Road, Mytilene, Greece
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Historically important and beautiful site to see. Take a guided tour. Great for families. Refreshments available on site.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church. The inside of the church is amazing with beautiful religious paintings, a majestic wooden shrine. The traditional Greek loukoumades served at the cafe outside is a delicious distraction.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ypogeios
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We liked the church and the garden. The lokma was delicious and we enjoyed spending time in the garden.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Altug71
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I was taken to this Church by my Greek neighbours early on a Monday morning in July as a service is held every Monday as well as Sundays. The icon of the Archangel Michael by the entrance was stunning and pilgrims were kissing the glass...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Y F
Reviewed 12 June 2017

A holy place with history and very important for orthodox religion!It is the most beautiful place to visit in Lesvos!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dimitra S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

very interesting, colorful church. Amazing views over the town and out to sea all the way to turkey.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Wikigirl
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Trippers Far north of mytilini is this great church Archangel Michael (taxiarhis) After service u can enjoy a Greek coffee and buy loukoumades (Greek honey puffs) they are absolutely delicious. 👌👍😋

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Stavvykay
Reviewed 3 September 2015

One can spend nearly one hour here enjoying beautiful carvings and pictures. No doubt the visit may last longer and be more inspirational for faithful Christians. Temples for many religions have common sections and this resemblance between Christianity and Islam, two religions in the history...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank hakano0620
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Taxiarchis Church is a gem on the northern part of the island with its very nice and exciting inner decorations.İf you are in and around Mantamados area,then you must stop at this nice church and visit it.There is also a cafe inside the garden where...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 10 March 2015

Swords, paintings, and an amazing story about how the mud-blood painted picture was first made... Must visit!

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Maria A
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