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Beautiful view

The view is beautiful but it is a really short visit. You can drive to the monastery and in a 5 min... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
TwigLivingstone
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Gingelom, Belgium
Religious

The only difference with this monastery is that is located on the stiff side of a small mountain... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
YIANNI S
,
Crete, Greece
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  • Poor6%
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15 Sep 2016
“Beautiful view”
22 May 2016
“Religious”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Makry-Gialos, Crete, Greece
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+30 2843 051458
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

The view is beautiful but it is a really short visit. You can drive to the monastery and in a 5 min walk you can visit the cave. Due-able with small children in a child carrier.

Thank TwigLivingstone
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

The only difference with this monastery is that is located on the stiff side of a small mountain , with absolutely nothing around it . Nice views around it too . !!!

1  Thank YIANNI S
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

Set high on the cliff top and rock face this is an imposing Monastery with commanding views...... It is along side one of the many gorges in Crete...Pervolakia We parked at the bottom near the road and had a walk up...long road and when hot...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2016

We came here after our Pervolakia gorge hike. A beautiful cozy monastery, church, beautiful yard. Worth to visit. Also we hiked up to the cave where a saint Gerontoyiannis used to live. Peaceful and nice place (we have visited in the begining of April in...More

Thank Rūta A
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Walked the gorge from Kapsa to Pervolakia a couple of weeks ago good walk but you must be reasonably fit ,nice taverna at the top in Pervolakia nice friendly people.

Thank 823Jim
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Reviewed 31 December 2015

Be prepared first of all for a longish uphill walk, but the effort for the views alone are worth it. This is another of the top revered older monasteries with a long history and there are always people visiting. Respect the building and enjoy a...More

Thank Robin W
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