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Monastery of Arhangel Mihail and Holy Source

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Nice panorama

You can't enter the church itself, you can visit the gardens, the lighting candles rooms and the... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
444adinai
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A place to find yourself

Monastery of St Arhangel Mihail is a serenity place, where you can find your believes in ancient... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
CosminM29
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

You can't enter the church itself, you can visit the gardens, the lighting candles rooms and the gift shop. For entrance you must wear propper outfit or you will be served with pants - for men and medium long skirts - for women. It was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 444adinai
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Whilst some aspects of the monastery are off limits, the small church, shop and the perfect location make this a most spiritual location and well worth a visit, even if it is for the large container of Greek Delight ,that the Nuns place out for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OLSPBH
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Monastery of St Arhangel Mihail is a serenity place, where you can find your believes in ancient icons. Here you can find the peace inside the old church, surrounded by old icons and paintings, and also the beauty of the new church. It is built...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CosminM29
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Went here expecting to see around the grounds of the monastery and inside the monastery but you cannot get in there. The only place they let you see is a very small chapel which doesn't hold many people and you have to make sure your...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DILLICHIP
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Amazing and beautiful place to visit, such a quiet location as well. Men get given pants to wear and ladies a skirt. The man was quite rude, I know a lot of people turn up at the same time because of tours around the island...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Karen G
Reviewed 4 June 2018

So calm and serene in amazing surroundings. Beautifully hand painted stones by the nuns. Don't worry if you are inappropriately dressed as they provide you with shawls and skirts (for ladies) and trousers (for the gentlemen)

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Gail S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

went in while we were on a drive round the island. would have loved to spend more time here. note for visitors-ladies cover shoulders and have dress or long skirt on -gents long trousers. they will provide simple cotton skirts/trousers there. the little chapel is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank clfgd
Reviewed 1 October 2017

There is no entrance fee but donations are welcome. Ladies and Gents If you are showing your legs the custodians will ask you to wear long trousers. There is a gift shop and toilets, then the level beneath is a prayer chapel and a locked...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank johnnomfc
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Wonderful monastery, full of history, shop available, amazing panorama. Be careful how you dress, long pants, well covered.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Adriana S
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