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Agios Dionisios (St.Denis) Church

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Address: Zakynthos Town 29100, Greece
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An exquisite architectural gem

In the port area of Zakynthos town and dominating the skyline there is church of Agios Dionisios. In the high orthodox style this building is both imposing and impressive from its... read more

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Northop Hall, United Kingdom
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Northop Hall, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In the port area of Zakynthos town and dominating the skyline there is church of Agios Dionisios. In the high orthodox style this building is both imposing and impressive from its clear whitewash exterior to its iconographic interior this 20th creation based on much earlier architecture is worth the visit to Zakynthos town in it's own right and be a... More 

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scotland
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Shipwreck Cove The caves . Spending time on the beach all incredible .We were in Argassi .It was a lovely restful holiday and we also took the two day trip to Athens which was an experience as we didn't realize what a beautiful city it is .The history and all the stops we had going there and back were very... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I was very impressed by the interior. very rich and detailed. A typical orthodox church with a wonderful vibe. really enjoy it and recommend to pay a visit.

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

The nicest most venerable building in the whole of Zakynthos town in my opinion. It's a lovely old church right by the Market Square and harbour area. Charming inside and beautiful from without. Well worth a visit.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A most beautiful church. It is the resting place of the patron saint of Zakynthos. It is absolutely gorgeous inside. You must go to the chamber that St Denis is resting in and pay your respects. Every time we go to Zante we visit this church.

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Calm place lit with candles light and smelling spirituality is a must visit for all. This holy place is a landmark in Zante Town and can be accessed by foot. This is a very old church which was lately renovated and is in excellent condition. Zante harbor cannot be imagined without this land mark

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Frampton on Severn, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Worth a view such an amazing beautiful place to visit in the town- gorgeous ceiling frescos and art work.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Visited recently and was highly impressed. It's a lovely little church, with an monastery attached, it has some fantastic Byzantine-style art work and decoration and is a little haven away from the noise and bustle of the town. The saint is interred in a silver coffin near the rear entrance and is supposed to be good a curing ailments -... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a beautiful church with a lot of history attached. Spend an hour or so in quiet contemplation.

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Reviewed 22 October 2016

We have been here a couple of times, but this was the first time we had chance to venture inside. As the title says 'awesome' The artistary is well...awesome! I'm not overly religious, however, this was a wonderful experience to see. As stated, it does say 'no photography inside' but as usual, there are the selfish people who think this... More 

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