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.
Triopetra is located about 52km south of Rethymno and 13km southeast of the village Akoumia, at the foot of the mountain Siderotas. It can be accessed by car, through paved roads that start either from Akoumia or Sachtouria. Triopetra lies in the ...
Sacred Monastery of Odigitria
Considered one of the oldest monasteries in Crete, this humble monastery still stands as a guard for Orthodoxy. Apart from Agios Antonios, Agiofarango and Panagia in Martsalo, in the area of the monastery there are a series of chapels and hermita...