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Very beautiful monestry. With special drawings. Need to climbe a bit but worth it.

One of the small monestries.nice climbe , we did it withypung children. Cost 3 euro enterence . we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
43oritb
via mobile
Great (as great as others ;-)

Every day 1 out of 6 monasteries is closed (other than on August 15th). We visited 2 and both were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MarcinDrP
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Warsaw, Poland
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Founded in 1545, this monastery is the most inaccessible of its kind.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Kalambaka, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the small monestries.nice climbe , we did it withypung children. Cost 3 euro enterence . we visited on sunday.all monestries are open on sunday

Thank 43oritb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every day 1 out of 6 monasteries is closed (other than on August 15th). We visited 2 and both were different, but... both were incredible... So, I see no way how to say that one is "more" than the other... If you are there, visit...More

Thank MarcinDrP
Reviewed 7 August 2017

this is one of the 2 nunneries in the area so it definitely deserves a visit. All other monasteries have moncs. clean, garden with flowers, nice view

Thank victoria2307
Reviewed 5 August 2017

If this monastery was by itself somewhere I'm sure we would have rated it higher, but it just isn't quite as exciting as some of the other monasteries.

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Yes, it was packed with tourists. But it was easy to see why. This place is so beautiful, and despite all the tourists, feels incredible serene and holy. The nuns who live and work in the monastery are very kind and helpful, and they even...More

Thank AshtonHall
Reviewed 24 July 2017

One of, as I know 6 opened to visit monastery in Meteora. As all others, recommended to visit, but you have to climb many stairs up.

Thank nevenjerkovic
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

No other words they're all beautiful with stunning scenery and views. This one has quiet a few steps up to the entrance from the roadside parking. It is shaded by trees though.

Thank D P
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is one of the larger monasteries on Meteora with a long history. It is amazing how it stands high on the monoliths of Meteora and you can't help but wonder how did people ever get to build these absolutely amazing structures? We went there...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 17 July 2017

decided to visit the monastery as this one had less steps! Although with 260 in total not for the infirm or fainthearted! the view from the top was outstanding. Entrance fee to the inside which we did not do as seemed to be quite small,...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 2 July 2017

It is a tough walk up from the parking lot. It is better to walk down from the observation point above the monastery and then down to the parking lot. It is must to see. Great-great views on the rest Meteora. Inside monastery the great...More

Thank tzd60820
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Martin W
20 May 2016|
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Response from Vanderlei F | Reviewed this property |
Desconheço a existência desta pousada. Visitei os seis mosteiros da região e em nenhum deles percebi a presença de hóspedes. Hospedagens apenas em Kastraki ou em Kalambaka. Mesmo assim a visita é imperdível. Vanderlei F... More
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