The view is amazing, this church can be well photographed. But when I visited I could not enter inside.
About Church of Paraportiani
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A hidden gem in Mykonos town,this weird and totally distorted white architecture just fits perfectly in the landscape of Mykonos, with shades of blue, yellow or orange at the sunset, pictures of Paraportiani make the best postcards.
I go frequently to Mykonos and I always pass by Paraportiani. I enjoy shooting pictures of this unique architectural monument. Great in the morning when the sun illuminates the front. Beautiful during sunsets.
It is a special place in the middle of the Chaos. With over than 1500 Churches, Mykonians are very loyalists to their Orthodox Believe.
There is nothing much to see. You can take a stroll from windmills of kato to this church through the streets of Chora town. This church is in middle of Little Venice and old port. There is nothing too exciting about the architecture but provide...More
We heard the story of the Church of Paraportiani prior to arriving in Mykonos. We finally located it and we're sorely disappointed to find the entire site closed. All you can do is walk around the unmarked building and leave. Not much to see.
As we wandered the narrow streets of old town on our way from the old port to the wind mills, it came strikingly into view. We did not go in, but gazed a long time on its external beauty. It felt as if we were...More