Stavrovouni Monastery, Larnaka District

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  • This monastery is a must visit. I talked to one of the priest and he said a small piece of the cross where jesus was crucified is hidden in the silver cross. Please note that woman can not enter. The ...  more »
  • The monastery of Stavrovouni can be seen high above Throne from afar on the mountain. The ride up to the monastery is a single adventure. Countless bends wind their way around the mountain and quickly enters the Ralleyfieber. You should be on the way upwards sometimes stop and right answer go to enjoy the views. A cost loser car park with stunning views and a photogenic, small chapel is located below the Summit of the monastery. The walk to the monastery, we have saved us, because that day was an event, and thus closed to the public.
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  • We spotted the monastery from the road on our way to Larnca and we felt we had to get there. Although only man could get into the monastery, the view from the outside was well worth it. A short ride t...  more »
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  • The part of the monastery opened for the visitors is not so big but interesting and very natural. Please note that women are not allowed to go inside. There is a nice view from the hill.
  • Careful... Closed every day between 11.00 h and 14.00 h
  • Very peaceful and cozy place. Unfortunately women are not allowed to enter the monastery.
  • Very nice view, free parking
  • A lovely place to visit beautiful views of larnaca & Nicosia from up there.
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