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Thank God! I really met my treasured Saint!

Visiting Saint Nektarios’ Saint Monastery in Aegina Island was my highest ecumenical experience. I... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Simona S
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Craiova, Romania
Very nice

A very nice orthodox monastery and church, well worth a visit if you are in Aegina. There is a bus... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
stefanprisacariu
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Iasi, Romania
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Sep 26, 2017
“Thank God! I really met my treasured Saint!”
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“A huge piece of architecture”
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This massive building is worth a stop. It is fairly modern but is a great example of monumental Orthodox Christian construction.

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Visiting Saint Nektarios’ Saint Monastery in Aegina Island was my highest ecumenical experience. I felt that I really met my myrrh-springing Saint! His tomb is not empty, oh no! It’s full of blessings for all the visitors. I covered His head and then His right...More

Thank Simona S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A very nice orthodox monastery and church, well worth a visit if you are in Aegina. There is a bus that goes to the monastery.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This place is not too faraway from Aegina Town. The monastery is constructed in the eastern European orthodox tradition. this is a place where people are coming to pray to get healed, to meditate, to admire the architecture and the spending gardens that are surrounding...More

Thank Mia D
Reviewed 31 May 2017

It is a Greek Orthodox Monastery. Incredible architecture. A few local farmers sell pistachio outside so you buy some. Not sure if they sell everyday. It is around 15mins away from the port. Taxi is available at the port.

Thank divya j
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The monastery was very nice. We went there with the bus, and we walked around. You can light candles inside the church, which is pretty cool!

1  Thank Raed H
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This Monastery is unforgettable it has a very strong energy a mast to see when you are in the island.

Thank Agapios G
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Just a short taxi ride from the harbour of Aegina but worth going. Saint died here in 1920 and new church built in his honour and there is also a monastery run my nuns who carry on his charitable work - feeding and taking care...More

Thank 135Eleni
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This is a short drive from our house in Souvala and we'd always recommend a visit. Lots of interesting things on site and it's across the street from the Paleochora which is a group of tiny very ancient churches set on a hillside which you...More

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