Celebrate Easter in Meteora

Posted on April 23, 2019, 1:37 pm
3 mins

This monastery got its name possibly from the first hermit who settled on that vertical, steep and narrow rock. The main cathedral was founded at the end of the 16th century and was decorated thirty years later.

During the German Occupation, it was looted, while in the 1980s it was restored and renovated by the area’s Archaeological Service.

Today, it is a women’s monastery and to reach it, you have to go up | ← Previous | | | Next → |