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Magnificent view, didn't want to leave the place

Old monastery on the mount Skopos is amazing. If you drive carefully you can reach it by a car... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Farid H
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We went from Kalamaki. The google maps app leads you easily. There is only one mistake, where it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ákos B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old monastery on the mount Skopos is amazing. If you drive carefully you can reach it by a car. Every turn you do you can see the beauty of the view in front of you. And on the top the ruins of old monastery with...More

Thank Farid H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went from Kalamaki. The google maps app leads you easily. There is only one mistake, where it wants to take you in a way, where is impossible to go, but you will see it where(under a quarry) . Just follow the road and you...More

Thank Ákos B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely incredible views over Zankythos. Very hard walk up especially in the heat. Recommend taking a good supply of water!! We parked at the bottom just off the main road and walked up the gravel path. Did see a couple of cars drive up but...More

Thank liz_haine
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Well,if you want to really explore the island and be compensated with an incredible view,this is the place to be!The only problem is access by normal car.It might be wise hiring a jeep because most of the road is a track road and not ideal...More

2  Thank Gina K
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

The monastery is situated on Mount Skopos. You can take some lovely pictures, there are benches where you can sit and rest and the place is quiet - all yours, in fact. You get there by an ATV or you can walk - I did....More

1  Thank Mihaela R
Reviewed October 25, 2017

We started our 'walk' from the centre of Agrassi. I'm in my 40's and although I like walking on the flat, I don't usually do anything to strenuous. It wasn't easy but the views and experience was well worth it. It took us 2 1/2...More

1  Thank June S
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Overlooking Kalamaki (where we stayed on our trip to Zakynthos) is a mountain that I couldn't find the name of, with Skopos Monastery on top. On a cloudier day, we took a walk up the mountain. Google reckoned it would take us a couple of...More

2  Thank Graeme H
Reviewed October 1, 2017

This is a difficult place to visit. I've done it in a four by four and on foot. By car is a hairy ride. On foot watch out for snakes. The 17th century monastery is in ruins. The pretty white church sometimes locked. Try and...More

Thank Mike Arran
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

A very hot ride to the top of Skopos with a visit to the Monastery. Very old and interesting which dates back to the 1400's.

Thank Tony R
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

A really wonderful place to visit!You need a car and the road is a rather tough earth road with many holes but once on the top it really is worthwhile. The small church and its annexes are beautiful. The view is unique, you see not...More

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