Considered to be one of the oldest monasteries in Corfu, Paleokastritsa Monastery is being set on top of a hill, affording superb views to the sea and to one of the loveliest coves in the seaside area of Paleokastritsa. Paleokastritsa ranks among top destinations for travelers enjoying their holidays in Corfu and this monastery is one of the most visited ones.
The idyllic setting of the monastery is totally must-see.
While heading to the monastery of Paleokastritsa, you are being surrounded by vast olive groves and tall cypresses making the total scenery unparalleled. It is notable that this monastery is dedicated to Holy Virgin Mary, while in the monastery you will also find a new building, housing a museum with icons and books dating back to the Byzantine or post-Byzantine period.
Discover this unique place for enjoying unforgettable holidays on the island of Corfu.
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- 20,6 km from Corfu Mare Hotel
- 26 km from Mon Repos Palace
- 23,3 km from Porto timoni
- 24,5 km from Sidari
- 24,2 km from Corfu Airport