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Beautifully remote

Visited this nice remote place, the nature is wonderful. The second you get out of the car you can... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Jasmina R
Soca, Slovenia
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This monastery is a convent!

Beautifully sited in the hills near Laerma. The nuns themselves are presently building a new church... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Visited this nice remote place, the nature is wonderful. The second you get out of the car you can smell the trees and flowers, herbs... Too bad the monastery was under construction when I visited but I did go in anyway. All very beautiful, peaceful,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jasmina R
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Beautifully sited in the hills near Laerma. The nuns themselves are presently building a new church on the site which will be quite imposing when it is completed (hopefully by 2020!). The whole site covers several hectares all tastefully landscaped - the twelve stations of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

A very special destination. We were greated by some very friendly Nuns who offered fresh juice and biscuits. Enjoyed our chat to Sister Gabriel from Australia, who had lots of facts and stories to tell us. The little shop is full of home products made...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank rhys03
Reviewed May 4, 2018

A special drive up through olive groves and pines (look out for Bee-eater birds) to the convent, set over several hectares. Has had a beautiful makeover recently and the grounds have a serenity and definitely a female touch. The new church is nearing completion and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank foresttiger2018
Reviewed March 4, 2018

After following a long winding road upwards through amazing nature we arrived at this complex of churches and monastery. WE had a look around and a friendly chat with a local. FAr away from everything else , what a way to live your dayly life....More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank HanniePD
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Been going here since 2002 and had some amazing spiritual experiences here it might be a small church but got to say a place not too miss gather your thought and prayers gift shop has some lovely blessed items

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Tony John I
Reviewed April 23, 2017

i find it very peacefull relaxing place just to have a nice walk around and have a sit inside the church for a wile to connect with yourself

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank marshallwayne
Reviewed August 26, 2016

We had a great time in the monastery. When you are there you forget everything. It’s quiet and peaceful ! the church is small and nice, there is a little shop with homemade icons and products that you can buy. Many Believers pray here and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Zenovia B
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful oasis of calm and tranquillity. The nuns greet you with a cooling peach drink and let you explore on your own. Talking to one of the nuns the gifts in the gift shop are all made at the monastery and the proceeds helping...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Mike L
Reviewed August 12, 2016

My husband regularly visits this lovely peaceful monastery when we visit Lardos. He walks up to it! Always a lovely welcome from the nuns.

Date of experience: August 2016
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October 17, 2018|
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Response from vicky42 |
You can take a bus from Lindos to Lardos. It is then 5 km walk, much of it uphill and with no shade. However, you could take a taxi from the square in Lardos, negotiate a rate first to include waiting time of at least 30... More
August 6, 2016|
Response from David C |
there are no buses to the monastery