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Monastery of Panagia Ypseni

Lardos, Greece
+30 2244 044245
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Tranquil

A very special destination. We were greated by some very friendly Nuns who offered fresh juice... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2018
Rhys03
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Hampshire
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Monastery is a Convent!

A special drive up through olive groves and pines (look out for Bee-eater birds) to the convent... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
foresttiger2018
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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“fresh juice” (2 reviews)
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Lardos, Greece
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+30 2244 044245
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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

1  Thank Rhys03
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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

1  Thank foresttiger2018
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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

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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

1  Thank Tony John I
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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

1  Thank marshallwayne
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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

1  Thank Zenovia B
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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

1  Thank Mike L
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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.

Thank kat89
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Reviewed August 11, 2016

Beautiful grounds and quiet area. Sit and relax and stroll around the grounds. Ornate church which was very pretty inside and out. Drinks and biscuits were laid out for the visitors by the sisters.

Thank Michelle B
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Reviewed August 10, 2016

we been there a few days ago, this is such a blessing place!!! there are sisters who live there. sisters are very kind and very helpful. nice ancient church! there is a little shop there with different homemade things, icons and local products. we had...More

Thank Mpetty_p
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tunisiaone
August 6, 2016|
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there are no buses to the monastery
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