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25 Augustou Street, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pretty Greek orthodox church, right in the center streets of Heraklion, Crete. It is a great place to visit, and spend a few moments admiring its wonderful paintings in silence. The Church is used for masses, so visits have to be very respectful and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MaribelS987
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Every church has its own voice and so does this one so it always good to go and rest awhile and contemplate. Thankyou.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Louise P
Reviewed 2 December 2018

My wife and I were here on a Globus tour, though this was part of cruise ship tour itself. We were on our own in Knossos, wandering thru the town, seeing the 'downtown' and Morosini Fountain, City Hall, Basilica of St. Mark ... The Church...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dragon789wv
Reviewed 1 November 2018

If you are walking from the waterfront, this church is located on the left hand side of 25 Augustou Street, as you head toward the Loggia and the Lions Fountain. If it is open, take a step inside and look around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 31 October 2018

St Titus church is next door to the Loggia and only a few yards from the Lion fountain. It is well worth a visit to see the stained glass which casts a warm glow. Many of the interior walls are white, which makes the interior...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed 24 October 2018

This church has the relics of Titus, companion of St. Paul, and first bishop of Crete. The church is in typical Byzantine style. The service was beautiful and the clergy was very welcoming. Upon entering the church, do not miss the side chapel on the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank evans81051
Reviewed 19 October 2018

We found it by chance as we were wandering around.... really beautiful inside and there is a small chapel with the skull of St Titos..... There is a sign on the door saying ‘no shorts’.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cnb134
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

This church has a long history and was a bit of a surprise find while visiting Heraklion. Since the original church was remodelled by muslims the church displays some features usually found in mosques, which make it very interesting. The icons and the wood carvings...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carole E
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Well worth it is it when you’re in Heraklion . Centrally located and always open until 9 PM. Gorgeous stained glass and iconography.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TheRealBaGEL
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

A lovely peaceful building when we visited in the evening. A final resting place for the skull of St Titus, repatriated from Venice in 1966. The church spent a few centuries as a mosque during the ottoman occupation.

Date of experience: October 2018
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kristinac774
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Where is this church which city?
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27 September 2015|
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I confirm the above answer. I personally took photos inside Agios Titos Church, and most probably you can use Video recording too. The Church can easily accommodate over 200 people.
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