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Reviewed 4 days ago

very nice place, outstanding views of the sea (of course, that is Greece), such a nice mix of see and cliffs, stone and water - and a monastery in the middle of all of those the monastery offers space to rest and pray, colors (the...More

Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Greek monasteries and churches are known to pick the best locations, but this one is one of the best I've seen, with a 380 degree view. The monaster itself is quite humble but full of many tasteful details. Too bad the beautiful leading to it...More

Thank Nelly C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Paleokastritsa is a beautiful resort area with much visual character and the history surrounding the ancient rock Kolovri located off the very rugged, rocky coastline. The resort is located some 16 miles 27 kms. north west of Corfu town. The roads become very windy up...More

Thank omike007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very peaceful walk up to the monestary which took about 15 minutes even at a slow pace. The monestary had gorgeous views from the top and the church was breathtaking.People do drive up but honestly the walk was not so bad.Its a...More

Thank PrincessTayla
Reviewed 1 week ago

Second time visiting & still as peaceful. We walked up early sunday morning to avoid the heat & tour parties to catch mass. Nice & quiet at this time to walk around & take it all in including great views.

Thank Naylander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in the afternoon - enjoyed both the friendly atmosphere in this cosy monastery (they provide women with shoulder covers and skirts; a museum, a church, a lower gallery and upper yard are open to the public) and the stunning views of the cliffs and...More

Thank MarinaPetukhova
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing views from monastery hill,visiting second time and will come again. A bit crowdy but still worth to come.Paleokastritsa's sea views are beautiful from any spot. Highly recommend to visit Monastery and near surroundings.

Thank Kris T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful monastery, lots of different plants, views and lots of cats. If you are near this place, you must visit! You can make some beautiful pictures there.

Thank daddyreviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In the summer months this peaceful place is quite literally over-run with coach-loads of tourists who are bussed in from all parts of the island to make this part of the Paleokastritsa experience. And it is an experience, but one that is better had at...More

Thank sharon b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came across the monastery on our day out exploring the area. We initially ate in the nearby restaurant at the top of the hill and really enjoyed our food with stunning views over the coastline. I decided to take a fairly quick visit of...More

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22 July 2018|
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Response from Maria P | Reviewed this property |
You can also rent a bike or a car for the day so you can see more things on the way
kurt s
20 June 2018|
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Response from isbister | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can.