Agia Irini Convent, Agia Eirini

#7 of 22 in Historic Sites in Rethymnon Prefecture
Must see · Architectural Building · Hidden Gem · Religious Site
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  • Travelled most of the way here on the tour bus from Rethymno but as the road was closed to Agia Irini, one of the nuns kindly came and picked us up from Roussospiti. We were shown around the place.....  more »
  • I went to see the convent following the tripadvisor recommendation and it was a very good idea. The convent is on top of a hill and overlooks the valleys of Rethymno. Its a fantastic view. The church....  more »
  • An absolutely stunning place so peaceful. The nun shows you around the monastery and church in a lovely tour and there's a quaint shop with local produce made at the monetary such as olive oil and embroidery. We went on the red bus, which normally im totally against but this is well worth the money and has some gorgeous views!
  • A wonderful and peaceful small monastery. A very kind sister led us through the area and told us about the history of this holy place. The little shop has a great variation of handmade and handcrafted goods. An absolute recommendation for a short visit.
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