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A miracle on earth!

It was not an easy trip to get there. We had to take a bus from Athens to Megalopoli and then make... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Bella342017
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Belleville, New Jersey
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MIraculous!

Heard about this place from family and friends and were eager to visit though it added an extra... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
authenticityseeker1
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Cyprus
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Eparchiaki Odos Megalopolis - Vasta, Vastas 222 00, Greece
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

It was not an easy trip to get there. We had to take a bus from Athens to Megalopoli and then make a deal with a local cab driver to bring us to the church and back as there were no local buses going there....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Heard about this place from family and friends and were eager to visit though it added an extra hour to our long driving. The road to and from the place is winding and can cause stomach upset so be prepared. You can even smell all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Wow what a great site. It’s small but certainly worth the trip. You can come close to the building with a wheelchair. But can’t get in. But it really doesn’t matter because it’s such a small building you can see most of it through the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous spot in the middle of the woods, is great to combine it with the restaurant acroos the road, well worth your time

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

It has trees growing on the outside and no roots on the inside, amazing. There are 2 taverns there to rest. Go before 4pm

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank athinoulap
Reviewed May 29, 2018

An amazing small church that will really suprise everyone!A small river going near by,with a path under the trees to walk ,and if you want can visit the 2 taverns there.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

Took my Mom there for her 89th birthday, a very old church, from the year 1100 A.D. It has 17 trees growing on the outside and no roots on the inside, amazing. It is 70 kilometers from Kalamata.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed June 11, 2017

The place is out of this world. the story of the miraculous church can be summed in few words: "Where nature talks about sainthood".

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 26, 2016

an amazing religion place, a church that you have to visit. a wonderfull church, with a very interesting history in Greece!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank jean a
Reviewed May 11, 2016

The road from Athens is a bit tiring , but worse to see it . The nature around the church with the river and huge green trees is so beautiful , super for walking around after the long way . Has a very nice tavern...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Mmm well, you may be able to do it, but is quite a ride at least 3 hrs, so, the journey is perfect as a stop if you are planing on driving trough the Peloponese. Early depart from Athens see the church eat at o kipos tis... More
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