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Great view from the tower.

We had a lovely walk from Lakka using the Bleasdale map, it is a fine, hilly walk through the olive... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Rochelle M
Lochgilphead, Scotland, United Kingdom
Part of a wonderful walk

We had set out from Magazia to walk to the coast along lanes and paths. Heading north west we... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
South West England, United Kingdom
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Main Road, Rantatika, Greece
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

We had a lovely walk from Lakka using the Bleasdale map, it is a fine, hilly walk through the olive groves, we spotted lots of lizards sunning themselves on the low stone walls. The church itself was closed on the day we visited but the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rochelle M
Reviewed 7 September 2018

You will see signs in Lakka saying the church is open on Wed from 6pm till 7pm.eg outside the Planos office in Lakka. What they dont tell you is that the church is run by volunteers and that you must 'sign up' for your interest....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Clive W
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We had set out from Magazia to walk to the coast along lanes and paths. Heading north west we stopped for a drink at Spiro's Sunset Bar before reaching a viewpoint over looking a wonderful high sided inlet. From here we took a track back...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank AGuide
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Taking a walk from the village of Lakka I saw the signpost and decided to take a look. It is set in the most fantastic scenery with great views. The bell tower alone is worth the short climb. The church itself was not open, but...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank David C
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Top tip: a local British lady has, after a couple of years of gentle persuasion, been allowed to open this church to visitors for just one hour a week on Wednesdays, from 6-7pm. This only started this year, and I'm not sure if it happens...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank debeauvoirli
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This church, which is the oldest of Paxos' churches is situated at the crossroads of Four of the arguably most beautiful walks described in Mr Bleasdale's Book of Walks. It is a notable landmark with charming views across the olive tree covered hills.

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank iandbuck
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Ypapanti church is the only Byzantine Church on Paxos. The church itself is rarely open to the public but the graveyard of tombs to the Grammatikos family is usually open as is the campanile. You can climb to the top, from which there is a...More

Date of experience: May 2015
5  Thank DavidCM2000
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