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Andros Monasteries Sightseeing Tour

Created with Sketch. Andros, Greece
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Duration

3.5 hours

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

8 people

Languages

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Overview

Visit the monasteries of Andros and experience the spirituality and mystical atmosphere. Meet the local monks and hear interesting stories of the past! More

Visit the monasteries of Andros and experience the spirituality and mystical atmosphere. Meet the local monks and hear interesting stories of the past!

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zoodochos Pigi monastery
  • Saint Nicholas monastery
  • Panachrantos m0nastery
  • Saint Eirini monastery
  • Saint Marina monastery

Itinerary

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1st Stop
1st Stop

We start from Andros town, Chora, and passing through the verdant village of Apoikia, we reach Agios Nikolaos (Saint Nickolas) monastery. This impressively built monastery was founded in the 11th century. From the yard you can enjoy beautiful views to Achla beach.

2nd Stop
2nd Stop

Next stop is Agia Eirini (Saint Irene) monastery, just outside Apoikia village. Except for its’ beautiful church, the monastery houses four small museums with interesting exhibits.

3rd Stop
3rd Stop

After our walk, we visit the recently renovated monastery of Agia Marina (Saint Marina). The miraculous icon of Agia Marina, dated to 14thcentury, is kept in the church.

4th Stop
4th Stop

Our last visit will be in Panachrantos monastery. Dedicated to Virgin Mary, also known as Agios (Saint) Panteleimonas, as in the church is kept the holy relic of the saint. One of the oldest monasteries in Andros, known for the hospitality of the monks, also provides breathtaking views to Andros town.

Included/Excluded

  • Experienced Local Tour guide
  • Free wifi onboard
  • Air-conditioned Mini-Van
  • Free Map and Bottle of water
  • Premium Snack Bar
  • Safety & First Aids equipment
  • Additional Services

Tour's Location

Created with Sketch. Andros, Greece

FAQs

When and where does the tour end?
Your tour will end at the same spot that it started. The Andros Full Day Sightseeing Tour lasts approximately 6 hours.
When and where does the tour start?
The Tour starts either from the port of Gavrio or from Andros Town. If you wish to be picked up from a different spot in Andros please let us know. Tour starts at 10 in the morning.
What is the age range?
This tour does not have an age range.

Reviews

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Tour Guide
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The Local Travel Agency of Andros

Nicolas

November 16, 2020

Unique Experience - Unique Greek Island

Everything was super nice. The guide and his knowledge about the island of Andros and spesifically all these beautiful monasteries were just on top. Very... Read more
Everything was super nice. The guide and his knowledge about the island of Andros and spesifically all these beautiful monasteries were just on top. Very smooth communication between Explore Andros team and our private group lead to this amazing experience. Totally recommended +++++++ Less
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