Agia Galini
, Crete, Greece
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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.

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  • Prevelis
  • Crete
  • Monks
  • Sights
  • Beach
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