Churches – Monasteries

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

סקופלוס כנסיות, כנסיות סקופלוס, סקופלוס מנזרים כנסיות. סיורים, אתרים שכדאי לבקר בהם, מנזרים. Deep religious feeling. On the island of Skopelos, there are about 360 religious buildings, Timios Prodromos, אגיה ורווארה, אגיוס ריגינוס, מנזר אוונגליסטריה, ועוד כנסיות ו מנזרים על האי.


SKOPELOS מושבי ביקור

כנסיות  of Skopelos are a characteristic and integral part of Skopelos landscape. Though only a small island, Skopelos has about 360 כנסיות, קפלות, מנזרים, 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.



הרבה מה כנסיות Skopelos contain works of art: handmade “altarpieces” (altar – -screens), frescoes, and icons. So what are some of the מנזרים ו כנסיות כמו 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 קרמיקה. Close is Episkopi, a fortified Venetian monastery that was left unfinished by the Ottoman invasion.

פנאגיצה מפירגוס is located at the edge of the harbor of חולה מסקופלוס. The church and the temple date back to the 17th century.

הקפלה של אגיוס יואניס in קסטרו 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.

הר פאלאקי מנזרים

יש גם מצמד של מנזרים על הר פאלוקי שמעל לחוף הים העיר סקופלוס. 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. אגיה ורווארה מנזר מבוצר, עכשיו למרבה הצער נדחה, אבל אמר ציורי קיר שלו מהמאה ה-15.

המנזר של אגיוס יואניס פרודרומוס עשוי מעץ וזהב. גבוה יותר במעלה הר פאלוקי נמצאים מנזרים of Agious Taxiarches and Agia Anna. While to the west side, there are the מנזרים of Stavros, Agios Georgios-Kotronaki, and Panagia Leivadiotissa.


כולם מלבד אחד מה כנסיות 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 - רישום קוד QR

Churches – Monasteries