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fantastic views

Very small but worth the visit. Lovely views and gardens. If you forget your trousers they supply... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephen H
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Beijing
Interesting visit!

A very beautyful monastery with amazing view over the ocean. You can borrow clothes to cover knees... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Jenny D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very small but worth the visit. Lovely views and gardens. If you forget your trousers they supply some for free

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

A very beautyful monastery with amazing view over the ocean. You can borrow clothes to cover knees and shoulders. You can’t take photos inside (but most people do it anyway😬🤪). You can not see all of the monastery but enough to be worth a visit!

1  Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 19 May 2018

A lovely place to stop off at on your way around the island. You can't enter the main body of the convent, so don't expect to make a long stay here - the church is tiny, but very beautiful and holy, with lots of icons....More

Thank autiotalo
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This is an easy place to find in the south of the island and just off the main road. It is interesting to visit and see but a in a very short time you have seen all there is.

Thank JimDodds
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Love this place so much, I can only say the same as others. The views are spectacular. My main reason for visiting every time I holiday here is to visit and chat with the Nuns, I also take them bags of wool which I know...More

Thank 1612Carolann
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The monastery is worth a short visit if only for the view. It is easy to access as it is on the main road around the island. As others have said, access is severely limited within the monastery grounds. You have to have covered shoulders...More

2  Thank JennieEmm
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The thirteen century monastery is located in the south eastern part of Thassos island, and has been built on a cliff above the sea. The view is amazing and if is clear you can see across the Aegean sea the Holy mount Athos. The old...More

Thank Bucho_H
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This is all that we have seen. We were in shorts and they insisted to get us some clothes. The house of the lord, the sanctity, we left. But it is a natural occurrence in churches in Greece and we understood we weren't appropriately cloth....More

Thank Emilia C
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My patner and I visited here recently and we both agreed it's worth a visit. The monastery and it's grounds are beautiful but the views out to the sea were amazing. There is a strict dress code when you visit. Men can get away with...More

Thank Tonydaphne
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Amazing and quite place with a breathtaking view. They give you pants/skirt if you're not dressed properly.

Thank Mesageru
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