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Church of Saint Nicholas

Ayiou Nikolaou, Piraeus, Greece
+30 21 0451 1247
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Private Shore Excursion: Olympia and Pyrgos City from Katakolon Port
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“cruise ship” (2 reviews)
“orthodox” (5 reviews)
“sailors” (4 reviews)
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Ayiou Nikolaou, Piraeus, Greece
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+30 21 0451 1247
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This magnificent church stands in front of Piraeus port. Interior is much richer than those in Athens. Caretaker at the church is very friendly.

Thank Normadroaming
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

what a beaitiful place to see. clean and tidy and a very respectful church, would love to go back Nice old place with lots of history

Thank Lisa J
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Agios Nikolaos is the guardian of the sea for sailors departing from Pireaus...nice Greek Orthodox church with nice frescoes and sculpture serves as a sanctuary for this port city. Nice pucs inside and out.

Thank Larry M
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful example of a Orthodox Church, if your waiting for a ferry or cruise ship, take a moment and see this wonderful church.

1  Thank MikeinMalibu
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

You can find churches on many places in Athens, but this one, Sailors Saviour St.Nicolas, looks much bigger and more tremendous then others. Worth visiting

Thank Escargot66491
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Very good place to find an quiet place. A good option for boosting your soul energy and increasing your morale. Saint Nicholas will always answer to your questions/desires.

Thank Calatorul_umblaret
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

The Orthodox Icons with silver covers were beautiful . I have seen this type of thing before but to me these were special.

Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Saint Nicholas Church is one of the most important churches in Piraeus - no wonder, for Saint Nicholas is the protector of all the sailors, and many of the children of Piraeus are or have been sailors. So, even nowadays, it's packed full of a...More

1  Thank binapiraeus
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Worth a look as it overlooks the port. Somewhat typical interior for a Greek church, but, nice paintings.

Thank travellingcanadian_9
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

An interesting church in the center of Pireus port. If you are close, it is a good idea to visit it, for their Byzantine paintings.

Thank NikTak88
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