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In a fairly remote location, this small ancient church is a Unesco World Heritage site. The... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2019
Peeceecee
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Skipton, United Kingdom
Beautiful Church

Called into this lovely church when we visited on a coach trip Absolutely beautiful The village was... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Skevsue
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Ripley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 31, 2019

In a fairly remote location, this small ancient church is a Unesco World Heritage site. The frescoes and murals are outstandingly beautiful. Apart from our group if 12 there were no other visitors at the time of our call and therefore it was relatively peaceful...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Called into this lovely church when we visited on a coach trip Absolutely beautiful The village was lovely too

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Skevsue
Reviewed September 4, 2018

The long trip to this small Greek Orthodox treasure is really worth it. This 12th century church, once part of a monastery, has been properly maintained and is listed under the UNESCO World Heritage. The frescos are wonderful and the priest was very eager to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Charalambos K
Reviewed June 24, 2018

The priest is not welcoming. He really wants you NOT to take photos, like the note in the wall says. The bathroom is clean so there is your option along this 3 hours trip from Nicosia to Paphos.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ButcherwSmile
Reviewed June 7, 2018

beautiful road to reach this wonderful church in a magic location...protected under a perfect structure, inside is a precious coffer of fantastic frescoes...nature, art, peace and serenity!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank andreapiertommaso
Reviewed April 21, 2018

Panagia tou Arakos used to be the church of a monastery which seems to have been built sometime in the second half of the 12th century. The church sometime, probably in the 14th century, it was covered with a protective timber roof with flat tiles....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank petros_monogios
Reviewed April 3, 2018

A very interesting example of a 12th cent. remote church with beautiful frescoes near the village of Lagoudera . A Unesco -listed place , with its additional roof reminded us of another old church near Kakopetria : Agios Nikolaos Tis Stegis , After parking your...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank saul g
Reviewed January 7, 2018

This 12th century church is Unesco-listed and on the outskirts of Lagoudera village. From the outside, it appears enormous with the wooden trellis and pitched roof concealing the church inside. It has some of the finest examples of late Comnenian style frescoes (1192) in the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Angela C
Reviewed January 2, 2018

We have visited the church in September for a christening. It was the first time I have ever visited this place. Do not know how old this church is but it is simply beautiful. There is a place to park outside the church. If you...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ErmaMalekkidou
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

After a long drive arrived at this lovely little church on the first Saturday after (Greek) Easter to find about 8 coach loads of local people in and around the Church for a service. Crammed in and were able just to get a glimpse of...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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