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Church of Panagia Katakekrimmeni
Attractions - Argos

Nestling in a forest on the hill of Larissa, where once stood a temple of Hera Akraia, the Church played its part in the events of the pro-revolutionary and revolutionary period. The most important among the holy relics are a ...


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Church of Saint Irene
Attractions - Nea Kios

The church of Agia Irini (Saint Irene): It is one of the biggest churches of Argolida, seating up to 1000 people.


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Church of Saint John the Merciful
Attractions - Ligourio

The Church of Saint John the Merciful: Taking the main road to the Ancient Theatre, we find this Byzantine temple. It’s the oldest in the area, a specimen of exquisite technique, of the two-column, cross-in-square type, with octagonal dome. The ...


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Church of Saint John the Theologian
Attractions - Ligourio

The Church of Saint John the Theologian: A temple of Byzantine art, of the two-column, cross-in-square type, with dome.


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Church of Saint Nicholas
Attractions - Iria

It’s at the entrance of the village, next to the ruins of a tower; it’s one of the oldest churches of Argolida, of Byzantine architecture, probably dating from the 14th century.


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Church of St. Nicholas
Attractions - Nafplio

Located in Karathona just outside of Nafplio, this temple was built during the period of the Venetian occupation.


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Church of the Assumption of Mary
Attractions - Argos

Dating back to the 12th century, it is the oldest Byzantine monument of the city. The relics of St Peter were kept in the church up to 1421 and it is here that the revolutionists participating in the Fourth and ...


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Church of the Assumption of Mary
Attractions - Ligourio

Ligourio’s inhabitants are deeply religious, as indicated by the marvelous churches found in the area.
The Church of the Assumption of Mary (Panagitsa): In the central square of the old village a visitor may find this Post-Byzantine temple, a significant edifice ...


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Church of the Assumption of Mary
Attractions - Mycenae

The Church of the Assumption of Mary: This Byzantine temple built in 1144 constitutes a remarkable sight of the village today.


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Church of Theomana (Mother of God)
Attractions - Nea Kios

The Church of Theomana (Mother of God): This parish church is at the centre of the Mayor Katrilioti Square. It houses the 11th century miraculous picture of Theomana, together with many other beautiful religious paintings (hagiographies). The picture of Theomana ...


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Church of Timios Prodromos
Attractions - Argos

The pure Greek-orthodox physiognomy of the city’s modern history is apparent in the Church of Timios Prodromos, constructed in the 1820s. It was in this church yard that the First National Assembly began its sittings, which were concluded in Epidauros. ...


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Church «Agios Emilianos»
Attractions - Porto Heli

It is located on the hilltop of an islet, where you can find a unique beautiful beach.


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Churches
Attractions - Kranidi

Scattered all over the area, you come across amazingly beautiful Byzantine churches, which emphasizes the religious nature of the inhabitants. The imperious archbishop’s church of St. John the Baptist - Naos tou Agios Ioannis Prodromos – stands in the centre. ...


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Daskalio - little church of Zoodochou Pigi
Attractions - Tolo

Daskalio- the little church of Zoodochou Pigi (Life Giving Spring): It is a small church dating back from the year 1688 and is located on “Daskalio”, a tiny island hidden behind the island Romvi. It is said that during the ...


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Easter in Tolo. The unique Holy Week ritual
Events - Tolo

One of the greatest celebrations of Christianity is Easter. In Tolo, all the faithful Christians follow the Holy Week ritual devoutly, giving themselves body and soul into the culmination of the Passion of Christ and finally rejoicing in His Resurrection, ...


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