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Address: Kardamili, Greece

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Nice hike to lovely old church

The hike up from Kardamilyi can be a bit steep and rocky in areas, but nothing someone in moderate shape can't manage. The views are beautiful and the old church at the top is an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2014
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The hike up from Kardamilyi can be a bit steep and rocky in areas, but nothing someone in moderate shape can't manage. The views are beautiful and the old church at the top is an interesting destination.

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

From Kardamyli's church, there is about a 10mn hike to the first Agia Sophia, then following the yellow & black marks, you may reach the second Agia Sophia is another 30 mn. Then following the white & red marks, you get to the village of Petrovouni and back to Kardamyli in 2 hours total. You need walking shoes & water,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

This is quite a hike but worth it for the amazing views. Keep a careful eye out for the black and yellow paint markings at the high tomb. The church was closed when we got there. Wear proper shoes!

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

A charming little church at the end of an easy 45-minute walk. A good first stretch of the legs before exploring more rugged path in the Mani.

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Frome, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

It was part of a wonderful holiday. An interesting walk up, alomg ancient paths which must be a millennium old.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

And a beautiful bizantine little church perched high up and facing the deep blue sea. It can be reached by a little trail from "downton" Kardamili

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