Monastery of Preveli
The monastery was founded in the 16th or 17th century and has a long history. It is located in a lush and verdant landscape.
Today the monastery is deserted, but there is a museum of ecclesiastical documents, vestments, etc.
After leaving the monastery, the visitor can reach on foot the beautiful beach of Preveli.
Kokkinos Pyrgos beach
The small port of Kokkinos Pyrgos separates its two beaches. On the west side there is a rocky and pebble beach that stretches to Agia Galini and on the east side a beach that reaches Kommos.
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