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Panayia Evanyelistria Cathedral and Museums

Tinos Town, 842 00, Greece
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Drawing thousands of pilgrims during festivals of the Virgin, this place of worship features an icon attributed with healing powers.
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Tinos Town, 842 00, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well worth the walk up the hill. Some very impressive gold and silver. Beautiful building with fantastic view over the town and sea.

Thank dgb013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seriously impressive setting, and a seriously impressive entrance to this building, make this a journey well worth making. Inside the church, interesting votives hang from the ceiling (as seen in Francesco's Mediterranean Voyage); take your time to enjoy these, and don't forget to look for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited yesterday the Church with my family. Personally I am not a religious person. Of course it's a must in Tinos but if you could avoid the morning hours that the ships arrive at the island cause the church is too much crowded with...More

Thank Stavros T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Church of Our Lady of Tinos is a Greek Orthodox Church inaugurated in 1830 and is built in the renaissance style. It is the most holy site in the whole of Greece and held by the Greek Orthodox Church to be equivalent to that...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cathedral is steeped in religious tradition, history, and devotion. Read up on it before you visit so you can appreciate the significance. It is a highly significant location in the religious world within and outside Greece.

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Either you believe in Jesus Christ or not, you have to visit this place. Amazing history covering the temple. Million if people has spent hours for praying. History of Greece is also happens here.

Thank Nikos T
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Took the ferry from Piraeus a 7:30 and arrived at the island at noon. From there it's not far to the church but as the ferry back leaves at 3:00 pm, I would recommend hiring a taxi if you are visiting just for the day...More

Thank GDane
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The Church of the Annunciation is an important site for the Greek Orthodox faithful. As a Greek Orthodox from the United States, the experience is unique, combining both the religious experience with the tourist experience. For the non-Orthodox, the Church is still a beautiful example...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 5 June 2017

A very beautiful (with all kind of constructions from marble) group of building and artifacts. Interesting to see people access the church on their knees. Unfortunately the main image of Panayia is hard to be seen due to the jewelry that cover it.

Thank Ioannis K
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Lovely church on the hill (the faithful crawl on hands and knees up the carpeted path from the port) with a diamond and jewel-encrusted portrait of Mary inside. Look for the hanging lamps hanging from the ceiling with icons of houses, ships, hands, babies and...More

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Response from crazyh | Reviewed this property |
No ticket necessary. Just walk through the main gates and experience a beautiful Church and grounds.