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Drawing thousands of pilgrims during festivals of the Virgin, this place of worship features an icon attributed with healing powers.
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Tinos Town, Greece
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0283/22256
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our Lady of Tinos (Greek: Παναγία Ευαγγελίστρια της Τήνου, Panagía Evangelístria tēs Tēnou, lit. "The All-Holy Bringer of Good News", and Μεγαλόχαρη της Τήνου, Megalócharē tēs Tēnou, lit. "She of Great Grace") is the major Marian shrine in Greece. It is located in the town...More

Thank Katerina M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must visit Cathedral. It's really impressive, specially from inside. Better to go early in the morning to enjoy the calm and serenity.Or in the evening just before they close (closing time is 8 pm).

Thank Marcelle A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting this cathedral is a must for anyone who cones to Tinos. It can be seen from almost anywhere as it sits majestically atop the hill. The red carpet atop the grand marble staircases draws you upwards towards the cathedral entrance. Once inside, stop and...More

Thank Bryan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was so happy to have the opportunity to visit the church and venerate the icon of the Panayia. We traveled to Tinos, a beautiful island, on a fast ferry from Mykonos to visit the cathedral. We arrived around noon and could not get a...More

Thank Phoots
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hail Mary! Hail our beloved Panagia of Tinos! Visiting the sacred and magnificent "Panagia Evangelistria Cathedral of Tinos" is absolutely a must to all those devoted to the Marian cult. The Basilica, built in the neo-renaissance style, with a beautiful dome over its holy altar,...More

Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very spiritual experience and a nice temple in a walking distance from the center of the town. Definitely worth a visit

Thank konstantinosst
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere is incredible here. This place felt like the Vatican and St. Paul’s. Lots to see and do. Many steps. Would love to go back again. Magical and special.

Thank Lizzysbiz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit, even if you are not religious! Beautiful church and the interesting background make it a must to visit whilst in Tinos.

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Major Marian Shrine over looking of Tinos. Stunning monastery, Church complex. was built around Miraculous Icon which was found after Virgin appeared to the nun in Pelagia. Church dedicated to the Anunciation of the Virgin Mary. When was visiting there was a prayer going on....More

Thank LaimisMacus
Reviewed 7 May 2018

A visit to this church is the dream of every Greek orthodox and beyond. A place to pray and communicate with your God.you can see people climb the hill to this church walking on their knees. Beautiful architecture and even more beautiful icons and frescos....More

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Response from LaimisMacus | Reviewed this property |
Just decent, no short dresses
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Response from crazyh | Reviewed this property |
No ticket necessary. Just walk through the main gates and experience a beautiful Church and grounds.
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