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A must visit while in the Holy Island of Patmos. Beautiful Church adorned with magnificent Icons... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Kathryncoumanis
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Mobile, Alabama
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Visit to nunery on a Sunday morning

As I entered the gate a sense of peace and tranquility over took me, a scenic view of sublime... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
jayaseelanm2017
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

A must visit while in the Holy Island of Patmos. Beautiful Church adorned with magnificent Icons. The Nuns offered information when asked. Not happy about taking pictures in the Church but allow. Do not allow themselves to be photographed.

1  Thank Kathryncoumanis
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

As I entered the gate a sense of peace and tranquility over took me, a scenic view of sublime serenity hovers over entire monastery and the surrounding. The mass and the prayers were spiritually invigorating.

Thank jayaseelanm2017
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is by far one of the most peaceful places that I've ever visited. The interior of the church is a sight to behold, but the energy of the care that the Nums bestow on the place is beautiful to experience.

2  Thank JLRNorfolk
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We were moved by the wonderful Sunday morning choral service at the nunnery. It starts at 7:30 am and ends at 9:30 am. There is limited space in the chapel itself where the small choral is situated. However, there are benches outside in the glorious...More

1  Thank Seth G
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Really nice place to be. The whole island seems like an idyllic place. Calming and relaxing especially this period of year

Thank Iakovos K
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We found this site after much difficulty hiking down from Chora. Only to find when we arrived that because my husband was wearing shorts and I pants, we would not be allowed to enter. In what universe does a woman still have to wear a...More

Thank DESherstory
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Truly an incredible experience. The peace and beauty that emanates from this place is immense. The artwork, grounds and spectacular view are only part of its magic. It is the essence of the place that feels interwoven into everything and the peace is indescribable -...More

Thank MadonnaSharpe
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Absolutely beautiful and such peace. Definitely worth the visit. The opening times are limited, so be sure to look in advance if it is open.

Thank coletteme
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A beautiful, serene and unmissable place to visit. Is is an in credibly special and unique place. Not open fridays. Open 9-11 Mon- Thursday and 7-11 Sunday. Easy to walk to Hora from here along signposted road- takws about 10 minutes. Lovely homemade products to...More

1  Thank Trish H
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The most peacefull place on Earth. Beautiful garden, very peacefull energy and a beautiful Church. It gave me an inner peace, for wich I'm greatfull.

Thank Charlotteande
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