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Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni

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If you want to feel a sense of why you are here, visit Faneromeni and stand on the steps... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018

We visited the monastery in the afternoon. It is really a beautiful place! There is a small zoo and... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Sara R
Kranj, Slovenia
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Tsoukaladhes 31100, Greece
+30 2645 021305
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

If you want to feel a sense of why you are here, visit Faneromeni and stand on the steps overlooking North beach, loose yourself in the Ionian blue and the peace of the Monastery. For this feeling alone I will go back time and time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

If you are in route from Lefkas to the beaches on the Western side of the Island it is easy to just turn into the Monastery and spend half an hour there. The views are stunning and the buildings are very well kept to give...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We visited the monastery in the afternoon. It is really a beautiful place! There is a small zoo and the view of Lefkada Town is just wow. If you are staying in Lefkada definitelly worth of visiting.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sara R
Reviewed September 21, 2018

from our guest, in Lefkada City, on the way to Kathisma Beach, we decided to stop to the monastery a place warmed by some deer and birds ( mini zoo park), and of course the nice view over the the city the monastery is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

This Monastery is in one of the best spots on Lefkada. The views are amazing and there is a small zoo and museum within the monastery

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 64BElias
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely hour spent here,lovely to see the rescued animals in good health,views to die for,can imagine it will get very busy here.but worth the trip and a lovely more newer monestery

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

We had 2 mopeds for a week. He made us a really nice price and the service is really good.he alsof rent's cars and boats.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JannieB139
Reviewed August 28, 2018

A small but beautiful monastery. If you are not properly dressed you can use a cover up, which are offered by the door. The inside is painted and adorned very much in the Greek style and as such is very decorative. It is obviously very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pearliegirliestar
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This Monastery has brilliant views over Lefkada town,a lovely little zoo,and some interesting things to see. There is a museum but it closes at dinner time

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Trevor L
Reviewed August 25, 2018

I have nothing to add about the monastery buildings / views that others haven't already said but I was totally appalled by the zoo. The animals are kept in tiny enclosures and some are kept solitary. There are clear signs of anxiety and stress -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nick C
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Olivia F
March 19, 2017|
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Response from Sara R |
Hi, the church js closed everyday between 2-4 pm, the nautical museum is opened Mon-Sat 9-13 and 18-20.