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After making a small tour with a rental scooter, we visited the butterfly valley. It was a very... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2014
Amazing history and views from here

Amazing history and views from here. Great place to visit and take photos it has some amazing views... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Paul S
Essex, United Kingdom
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Oct 27, 2018
“Amazing history and views from here”
Aug 29, 2018
“This miniature place is monastery”
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

Amazing history and views from here. Great place to visit and take photos it has some amazing views and walks arounds,

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Since the valley of butterflies is one of the most visited attractions in Rhodes, it is definitely worth to visit this monastery that is located on the top of that valley. It is interesting that this little place is actually monastery, since commonly monasteries are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

This is a beautiful monastery, The design is very much like many other monasteries, but I am amazed by them all. Considering most were built over 100 years ago and they are preserved beautifully.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

Visited with hubby last week having walked through the Butterfly Valley first. There is however, a mini Butterfly Train available on a circuit to take you if you wish. The monastery is dedicated to the Virgin Mary and was built in 1780. There are lovely...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Wasessa
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

This historic place is standing up from the valley of the butterflies to remind us the importance of this part of Rhodes. Initially a place of worship for goddess of Artemis for ancient rhodians.Rich in medicinal plants no wonder she was placed on top of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank gkosmonet
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful monastery with beautiful views of the island. It is very peaceful. Make sure you bring water with you.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank NikoPoulos
Reviewed October 22, 2015

The history behind this 18th century Monastery compounded with the beautiful scenery all around makes it unique and a must visit. A part of this history relates to the annexed restaurant run by three ladies; the daughters of an old man in his nineties that...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Issa N
Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Decided to visit here as part of our visit to Butterfly Valley. You have the choice of walking up or catching the road train. We walked and thoroughly enjoyed the exercise. The monastery is simply beautiful and has magnificent views plus a small booth serving...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Karen L
Reviewed July 31, 2015

This should really be in the restaurant section as it was for the food that we visited and for which I would recommend it. You arrive to be met by a board that lists the 5 dishes on offer. We had Al of them. The...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed September 25, 2014

After making a small tour with a rental scooter, we visited the butterfly valley. It was a very beautiful day and a romantic experience for us as a couple. Walking in pure nature trough a rocky river valley full with butterflies. It was just what...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank DominiqueVL
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