Katholiko Monastiri, Akrotiri

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  • Decrepit outside but quiet Interior and relaxing friendly but hours very reduced trail and then down in a wild Cove for 30 minutes monastery abandoned in a cave mid-term recovery in full sun can be daunting without water
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  • From the monastery of the Holy Trinity, the road is not very long though the winding and sometimes dangerous. Unfortunately, the first applies here as to the regime of the clothes, and and it does not guarantee that we will be able to see the inside. Evidently, the monks spend the time of contemplation and prayer, and travelers are not welcome. We have seen a couple of Greeks who dressed impeccably, despite the powerful heat, obviously religious purposes was not allowed inside. My "roznegliżowani" up to temperature, obwieszeni camera not even we were hoping that we will be able to see the Interior of the monastery. The surroundings of the monastery from the outside at least, not counting views North towards the sea page-though such sites there are many-and so do not necessarily have to be here to watch.
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  • Nice walk down to the monastery but don't expect too much. Some ruins with some trash and areas used as toilet. Bring water and I recommend not to walk middle of the day in the summer as we did as it ...  more »
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  • Amazing ruins and a 1 hour hike down to the sea where you can dive from rocks into the water.
  • The oldest monastery on Crete, now abandoned. You can only walk on a paved trail, sometimes quite steep for 25-30 minutes. With trails enjoys beautiful views of the sea
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  • Interesting place, one of the oldest monasteries in Crete, 11th century.
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  • A place where you can find total silence with only the sounds of nature
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  • Beautiful hike. Wonderful location, but the ruins themselves benefit from the location.
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