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Church of Agia Sophia

Kardamili, Greece
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Ranked #4 of 7 Attractions in Kardamili
Type: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Austin, Texas
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271 reviews 271 reviews
52 attraction reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
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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328 attraction reviews
374 helpful votes 374 helpful votes
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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glasgow
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275 reviews 275 reviews
119 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
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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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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Milan, Italy
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63 reviews 63 reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
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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