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Another peaceful place

Asphalt road ends at the monastery. The view from the road is wonderful. After a terrible rainy... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
mihaio782
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Ploiesti, Romania
via mobile
So beautiful and peaceful

We visited the monastery on quad bikes, we had seen such beautiful scenery on our trek up the... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Alli_Ram
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Yorkshire, UK
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13 Sep 2018
“Another peaceful place”
17 Jul 2018
“So beautiful and peaceful”
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Asphalt road ends at the monastery. The view from the road is wonderful. After a terrible rainy night we went there in the morning. Not too big and “organized” like the other monastery. The church is worth the road.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mihaio782
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We visited the monastery on quad bikes, we had seen such beautiful scenery on our trek up the mountains and this place was beautifully cool and peaceful. The museum displays vestments and life of ages past and the exhibition of the immigrants who came to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alli_Ram
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Easily accessed via asphalt roads. A beautiful and peaceful place with superb buildings. Traditional café close by and a small shop in the grounds. The church is small but lovely. Doves fly in the courtyard.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Greecophile
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful place to visit. We rented quad bikes for a few days and look a drive up to the dog sanctuary, and stumbled upon this gorgeous place. It is very small, and won't take long to look around but the gardens are stunning and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kerys D
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Well worth a drive up into hills with amazing views of Skiathos town and airport on route, once there it is so quite and peaceful, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank jay2110
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Accessible by tarmac road (not all parts of Skiathos are) this is a small monastery worth visiting. Set in a lush pine forest and cared for by mrs Argyro who welcomes everyone. There are gifts you may purchase and information explaining the interesting story behind...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank PanosPPP
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The place is way to get to from bus stop 18, walking well take good two hr plus there no bus this way so transport would help, at the same time you can call at the dog sanctuary. The Monastery is only two minet past...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 10 July 2016

The Monastery may be small but it as a warm soul feeling and well worth going. When you land you may see the main door closed it well oppen when you go in side if the Monastery door closed thay well oppen for you. When...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 26 September 2015

The Holy Monastery of Panagia Kounistra in Skiathos is found in the middle of a pine forest on the south western side of Skiathos. It is located about 13 km from the main town on the way to Aselinos beach along the road from Troulos,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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