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Adorable small church

This is a small gem here at Skíathos The very small church is since 30 years overlooked by the... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
EMBE762
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This is a must see it is such a relaxing place the monastery and chapel is a must . There is a shop... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a small gem here at Skíathos The very small church is since 30 years overlooked by the same Greek lady! Wonderful, she lives above the church in a small room. It is so beautiful looked after and so small that it is a...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a must see it is such a relaxing place the monastery and chapel is a must . There is a shop on the premises

Thank mark316015
Reviewed July 20, 2017

This is a must visit whilst on Skiathos. Well maintained and beautifully kept. The place is a haven of tranquility. The museum is worth a visit as it has all sorts of exhibits and photographs including the history of the Greek flag.

Thank sglover057
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

A truly beautiful site, steeped in history. Very peaceful with modern touches tastefully merged with many examples of Greece's past.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed June 13, 2017

We love this monastery and the lovely lady, Argyro, who looks after the place and keeps it so beautiful. Her living comes from donations to the monastery and it is so sad that visitors will only leave a few cents, yet spend a lot more...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2017

Truly a gem in the so well refreshing hills ! Amazing history facts pact with true amazing people's fight to survive ! An wonderful and peaceful place to reflect and appreciate these times we live in ! Wishing you all happy days and happy times...More

Thank silvia836
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Panagia Kounistra, as it is also called, is located in the western part of the island, close to the beach Mikros Aselinos. It was built around 1655, and they say that the icon of Virgin Mary was found hanged and swaying from a pine (hence...More

Thank Diana B
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

A must see Monastery where people 's bones are stored when leaving the cemetery after 4 or 5 years. Beautifully decorated lots of flower and locals plants

Thank Thyerry67
Reviewed October 9, 2016

This was our second visit and you notice something different each time you go- always good to include some culture on your trio- transport essential although we did encounter several people who were walking to it but you would need to be physically fit

Thank SamH442
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

We got the red monastery mini bus from the town, it's only 15 minutes away. The monastery grounds and church is free to go in, and 2 euros for the museum. Very peaceful, and great views. Worth a trip- there is a cafe at the...More

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