Churches & Monasteries

Virgin Mary Church

The church of Virgin Mary is located close to the beach of Lissos in southern Chania and was build on early Christian church. It...

Saint John Theologos Monastery

The monastery of St. John Theologos is one of the oldest monasteries in Crete and was built during the 12th century and continued to operate until...

Neratze Mosque and Minaret (Odeon)

The Neratze Mosque is located in the center of the Old Town of Rethymno. The mosque was originally constructed as a church by the...

Saint George Monastery (Karydi)

The monastery of Saint George or Agios Georgios as it is in Greek is located near Vamos village in the prefecture of Chania. It...

Metamorfosis Monastery

The Monastery of Metamorphosis (Transfiguration) is situated south of the city of Chania in the Varypetro area, approximately 10 km away or an approximate...

Municipal Gallery of Heraklion and Basilica of St Mark

The Municipal Gallery of Heraklion is housed in the basilica of St Mark in the center of the city, opposite the well known landmark...

Saint Nicholas Church

The church  of St Nicholas is located in the Georgioupolis, an approximate 40 minute drive from the city of Chania and a 30 minute...

Katholiko Monastery

Katholiko monastery is located on the north side of Akrotiri in Chania and past the Gouverneto monastery.First you must reach the monastery of Gouverneto...

Saint George Selinari Monastery

The monastery is located on the National Road between Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos. The tradition says travelers must stop at the monastery when passing...

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