Kirikud – kloostrid

On the island of Skopelos there are about 360 religion buildings, Churches, Monasteries.

Skopelos Kirikud, Kirikud Skopelos, Skopelos kloostrid kirikud. vaatamisväärsused, vaatamisväärsused, mida külastada, kloostrid. Deep religious feeling. On the island of Skopelos, there are about 360 religious buildings, Timios Prodromos, Agia Varvara, Agios Riginos, Evangelistria klooster, ja veel kirikud ja kloostrid saarel.



Kirikud  of Skopelos are a characteristic and integral part of Skopelos landscape. Though only a small island, Skopelos has about 360 kirikud, kabelid, kloostrid, and convents. Most are closed for many years, except for the day they celebrate the saint they represent. Most of them were built by private initiative. The oldest existing church structure is the Basilica of St. Athanasius which was built in the 11th century and is located in the Castro District.



Paljud neist Kirikud Skopelos contain works of art: handmade “altarpieces” (altar – -screens), frescoes, and icons. So what are some of the kloostrid ja kirikud nagu Church of Christ, with its redo beautiful miniatures of saints and gold – decorated with chandeliers from Mount Athos?

Zoodohos Pigi church is supposed to contain the miraculous icon painted by St. Luke the Evangelist, with a magnificent gilded interior. Also worth visiting is the 18th-century church of Panagia Eleftherotria, with a fountain under the plane tree and a slate roof dotted with brightly colored keraamika. Close is Episkopi, a fortified Venetian monastery that was left unfinished by the Ottoman invasion.

Panagitsa Pyrgost is located at the edge of the harbor of Skopelos koor. The church and the temple date back to the 17th century.

Kabel Agios Ioannis in Castro stands high on a rock. One has to climb over 100 steps. The beauty of the church and the magnificent view are the best rewards.


Seal on ka sidur kloostrid mäel Palouki kohal linn Skopelos. Evangelistria clings to the rocks and enjoys the wonders of the city of Skopelos Bay. It was founded by monks from Mount Athos in the 18th century, but its impressive gold alter screen from Istanbul dates from the 14th century. It is now occupied by nuns. Agia Varvara kangendatud klooster, nüüd kahjuks vähenes, kuid ütles, et tema freskod 15. sajandil.

Kloostri klooster Agios Ioannis Prodromos on valmistatud puidust ja kullast. Palouki mägi kõrgemal asuvad kloostrid of Agious Taxiarches and Agia Anna. While to the west side, there are the kloostrid of Stavros, Agios Georgios-Kotronaki, and Panagia Leivadiotissa.


Kõik peale ühe kirikud on the island observe the Greek Orthodox faith. Church was followed by specific architectural forms that were gradually created from the first centuries of Christianity and after. Their jewelry, whether it be painting, mosaics, or other-always reflects the orthodox doctrine, by the specific style trends - QR-koodi loetlemine

Churches – Monasteries