Stavrovouni Monastery, Pyrga

#6 of 17 in Historic Sites in Larnaka District
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  • We knew women were only permitted in the garden, not the monastery but what we didn’t know was the ‘garden’ was actually the car park, they were not let past the entrance gatehouse. You can imagine th...  more »
  • Ancient Orthodox Monastery of men. The monastery is located on the top of the mountain. The monks keep a piece of the honest cross left here by the Saints Elena and Konstantin. Very beautiful, fertile place. Only men are allowed to enter. You can reach by car. From the panoramic platform in front of the monastery opens a magnificent view.
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  • Nice place to visit.only men are allowed. Lot of view points. Place is on a hill, Great place to be there. Lot of people go to monastery by cycling. It's a nice sports and exercise to do. Place is cool and chill. The view from top is must visit this place.
  • Like stepping into the ancient times, and a great view. We took a cab from Larnaca with an accommodating cab driver, which in itself was a great experience. Good to be aware that no women are allowed inside, and it closes in the middle of the day (at 12 when we were there in April).
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