Church/Monastery in Central Evia


This small chapel is unique, inside and out. Architecturally notable is the fact that it’s a single space church, which is quite rare in Greece.
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Considered the protectress of Evia’s capital city Halkida, the church of Agia Paraskevi was first built during the 5th century AD.
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The picturesque Monastery of Ioannis Kalivitis is located roughly 5 klm. from the village of Psachna in the western section of central Evia.
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Honouring Christ’s transfiguration, this lofty monastery is built at an altitude of 280 m. on the side of hill within remote surroundings just outside of Kymi.
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The women’s monastery of Agios Nikolaos lies in the village of Ano Vatheia approximately 5 klm. west of Aliveri.
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Evia’s second-oldest monastery can be found in the village of Oxylithos 7 klm. south of Kymi. Though the date of its foundation is unknown, the church is mentioned in archives dating back to the early 16th century AD.
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Just outside of the village of Politika along the northern Euboean coast is the women’s monastery of Panagia Perivleptou.
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One of Evia’s most picturesque churches lies just outside the village of Kambia at an altitude of 290 m. Virtually surrounded by foliage and reached by a wooden bridge; Agia Kyriaki seems taken out of a fairytale. A cave is found next to the church.
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Meaning “1000” this church is believed to be the 1000th of its kind built by the Byzantine Empress Theodora. It’s located near the village of Chiliadou just north of Kymi along central Evia’s Aegean coast.
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Dating back to 1393, this remarkable chapel houses a number of well-preserved paintings. It’s located in the town of Aliveri along the southern Euboean gulf and stands atop a hill in the centre of the city next to a cemetery.
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