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Definately worth a visit this church. Is in the city centre near the Agios Minas Church. So... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
GRJ_Travellers
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Heraklion, Greece
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The Orthodox Church of Agios Mattheos (St. Matthew) of Sinai was built in 1508 on the ruins of an... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Scott8147
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The Villages, Florida
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8 Jul 2018
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9 Jun 2018
“Take the time to find this church”
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Definately worth a visit this church. Is in the city centre near the Agios Minas Church. So peaceful place.

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

The Orthodox Church of Agios Mattheos (St. Matthew) of Sinai was built in 1508 on the ruins of an earlier Byzantine church. This was the main Christian temple after the conquest of Crete by the Turks. Today there is an exhibition of icons which includes...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Not the easiest church to fond in the labyrinthine streets of Heraklion old town but well worth the effort. In fact there are three churches in one! This means that under the same roof there are three separate altars dedicated to three saints. But overall...More

Thank AnnaMarkodi
Reviewed 28 May 2017

You'll be walking into history, and see this on a walking tour with Urban Adventures - you'll see where some very influential people are laid to rest, as well as the beautiful art work within. Find out how they called you to church when it...More

Thank Jil S
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a hidden secret. Most of the churches you will see in Heraklion are large and flashy. This is pretty small but it has huge atmosphere! You step back in time here and are unlikely to see another tourist!

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