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Paleokastritsa Monastery

Dytiki Kerkyra, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Quite fine place to visit. Nice views from top of mountain. Cool animals in the garden. Worthy to see but in my opinion not the best one

Thank Karol K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here early evening & it was deserted. The gardens are beautiful & it was very peaceful. Lovely views up here. Worth coming up if you have been to the beach.

Thank Cheungster
Reviewed 1 week ago

Built in 1228 this place is worth a visit and it's in a very beautiful place on the island...very easy to recommend this

Thank Sigarfo2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were many coaches and people when I visited. Parking was a nightmare, as few spaces. If fit and able I would advise walking!!! Entrance is by donation. Ladies should cover their shoulders and knees on entry, or a skirt/shawl will be given to wear....More

Thank Peggalina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unsure if it was going to be worth a visit, but it was! A short time away spent in peaceful gardens. Free to enter, but donations appreciated. There was a local man inside the church, who told me a little about the monks who live...More

Thank Lorraine G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely beautiful sunset! From this hill you can observe extremely beautiful sunset! And the image of this mountain is unique!

Thank Jolita B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Plaeokastritsa this church is a must to visit. It is on the hill that see the town from the top. You may go there with your car because there is a parking place for the cars and busses. No tickets for...More

Thank Lovesick A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Driving up the one lane winding road to the monastery you begin to wonder if it's worth the trip. It most definitely is!! Another little gem in Paleokastritsa - the most wonderful place in all of Corfu. The juxtapostion of the colorful bouganvilla with the...More

Thank Joel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Building on this monastery commenced in 1228. By far, the highlight of this monastery are its beautiful blooming gardens, backed by the amazing blues of the Ionian; Paleokastritsa's very own Garden of Eden. Whilst the monastery and gardens are small, it really is well worth...More

Thank HoodedBanoonigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The monastery is an easy stroll from Paleo beach. The views alone make the stroll worthwhile but the monastery itself is very pretty and well kept. All areas have an abundance of flowers so it even smells lovely. There's a restaurant at the top if...More

Thank Peter L
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