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you should visit the village but beside the village you should see the church. All wall paintings... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2016
Gaye Z
Stunning piece of architecture and history

A beautiful church with a rich history. The ancient icon of the Virgin and the hand-painted images... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2016
Sofy C
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Sep 26, 2016
“Must see”
Jul 27, 2016
“Stunning piece of architecture and history”
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Reviewed September 26, 2016

you should visit the village but beside the village you should see the church. All wall paintings along the icons. dont forget to light a candle

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Gaye Z
Reviewed July 27, 2016

A beautiful church with a rich history. The ancient icon of the Virgin and the hand-painted images that cover the walls are remarkable. The location of the church in an authentic and ancient village square take you back in time in a way no other...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful church up several cobblestone streets. If you have trouble walking this trip may not be for you. Very hot/humid during Summer months but a definite see if on the Island of Lesvos. I found the town quite charming and very authentic.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank urban_girlie
Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

This church is the second church/monastery that you have to visit. It has a miracle ikon of Virgin Mary which is believed that was brought from Jerusalem. That's why it was called Church of Agia Sion. Also the village was called the same and then...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 15, 2015

One more beautiful church with an over-the-top iconostasis and a fancy ceiling. Also some of the worst restrooms ever.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank LaurelParker
Reviewed July 31, 2015

If you are on the island, this church is the second church/monastery that you should visit. It has a miracle ikon of Virgin Mary which is believed that was brought from Jerusalem. That's why it was called Church of Agia Sion. Also the village was...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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