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Taksiyarhis Kilisesi

Ismet Pasa Mah. Marasal Cakmak Cad. AyvalIk Merkez, Ayvalik, Turkey
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Fantastic place

See how a nice church in suc h a small island and how a good restorationIt will with to wall to the... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Ertugrul C
Great destination

I would recommend to walk through small streets, the way to the church is as good and picturesque... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Rosy Q
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Overview

  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
7 Sep 2017
“Fantastic place”
12 Aug 2017
“Great destination”
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Ismet Pasa Mah. Marasal Cakmak Cad. AyvalIk Merkez, Ayvalik, Turkey
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

See how a nice church in suc h a small island and how a good restorationIt will with to wall to the church.

Thank Ertugrul C
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I would recommend to walk through small streets, the way to the church is as good and picturesque as the church itself. The entrance to the church is located slightly wrong, some would say it is disrespectful to its religious past. Entrance fee 5 TL

Thank Rosy Q
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place where to pay a visit. Nice painting inside and well restored this church that now is a museum.

Thank Gianpaolo B
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

The Taksiyarhis Church is newly restored. Today it is open as a museum. Sometimes there are classic music concerts held in the church. İt is located in the historical old town of Ayvalik.

Thank Çiğdem C
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

Church was in ruins when I first visited 10 years ago. Now it has been restored and it is amazing to see the big change.

Thank Nihan1972
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is the one and only church in Ayvalik that was properly reconstructed by Rahmi Koc who is the eldest son of the famous Koc family. Rahmi Koc has also a huge industrial heritage museum in Golden Horn, Istanbul, an ethnographic one in Ankara and...More

Thank Nettie2009
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Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Recently renovated.. I wish it was being used still for praying.. It is not.. It is being used for a museum which you may see mainly old machinery items of near history..

1  Thank Hakan K
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

This is a Greek Orthodox church that has been recently renovated. It is in the center of Ayvalik, easy walking distance from the square on the shore. Since it has the same name (Taksiyarhis) as the similarly recently renovated church in Cunda (which has been...More

3  Thank Dilek O
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Reviewed 19 October 2014

This church in the heart of the old town of Ayvalik is well worth a visit. It is open every day except Mondays. The restoration was carried out to a high standard by the Turkish government. There are occasional concerts held here which are very...More

3  Thank fidgettyphil
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Reviewed 15 September 2014

We remember all old days of this church years ago and now to see its final status after the renovation carried out by Koç Family,is something else.Very well done and maintained building.Loved it very much.Strongly recommended to pay a visit to this important spot if...More

Thank junior1907
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