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Zvernec Island, Vlore, Albania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed going there in a late afternoon! It was around 5 or 6 pm in a hot summer day, it had been raining previously so the sun was not so unbearable. There were many couples getting ther wedding photos done there, it was...More

Thank Beatriz M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drive out to Zvernec was an adventure; in several places it looked as though the road had been used for artillery practice! After cautiously navigating the immense potholes, the road becomes better and passes through tree-lined areas with beaches; then through a small village....More

Thank Cambodia_Guy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is quite a romantic place especially if you land around sundown. We had the island to ourselves with just the caretaker but we just missed a great sunset as we were just a few minutes too late. The monastery is a haven of peace...More

Thank PMtraveller2
Reviewed 17 April 2018

I would say is the perfect place to spend a weekend or a day in peace and in harmony with nature. The Byzantine Monastery takes you back in time, in its walls you can clearly see the signs of his history. Even if the road,...More

Thank LivingAlbania
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We consider the trip to the Zvernec Monastery to be the highlight of our day in Vlore. We approached over the wide, new wooden causeway and were the only people on the island, other than a man we took to be the caretaker. The 13th...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

This place is beautiful and very spiritual. Now with the restored bridge, it's easier and safer to go there.

Thank Fiona K
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Very good a small city for summer time the beach is so warm and clean ,food good and cheap .Zvernec have a lot of places for beach time.

Thank Leo N
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

You are getting to the monastery on awful roads mostly under construction. However, the new bridge is ready and safe to cross. The monastery is kept in good condition and definitely worth to visit.

Thank Krisztina V
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to visit this monastery but unfortunately we couldn't. The bridge is destroyed and other ways aren't exist.

Thank Yulia L
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The bridge is broken, so it is not possible to pass. Wood for a new one is deliveref and two guys are working on a new one.

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JesperP
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They build a new bridge. An the new one is safe .
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