Churches and Monasteries in Nafplion


LOCATION: NAFPLION, GREECE
DURATION: HALF DAY


Visit Byzantine churches and monasteries, talk with their monks and learn the importance of Orthodoxy through the Greek history.

A minimum number of 2 participants is required for this tour
The Prefecture of Argolis is known for its ancient history and the famous Byzantine buildings and monuments of Greek orthodoxy. Byzantine and post-Byzantine churches, impressive cathedrals, chapels, monasteries with their remarkable illustration, mosaics, frescoes and icons, witness the adherence to traditions.

In this half-day trip of religious interest we visit beautiful monasteries and churches of historical interest and we learn about their route in time. We meet the monks who welcome us in their monastery and offer traditional local dishes. We admire the breathtaking scenery that surrounds each monastery and we rejoice in the devout and hospitable places, highlighting the rare historical and the cultural past of Greece.

We pick you up from your hotel and we visit the long Orthodox history of Greece. Depending on the day we visit some of the most historically important churches and monasteries of Argolis. We meet their monks who welcome us in their monastery, offering Greek sweets and their passion for their faith. We learn the history of each church and each Saint in which belong the building and we wander in its peaceful surroundings. A few hours later, we return to the departure point full of memories and thoughts.
• Meet the Greek Orthodox and Byzantine music
• Learn about the importance of Orthodox during the past till nowadays
• Visit various monasteries and meet their monks and priests
• Small group ensures personal service
• Family friendly
• English-speaking tour leader
• Pick up drop off from your hotel at Nafplio
• All road transports
• Semi-independent tour
• Liability insurance
• All taxes
 
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