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1 Day Pilgrimage Tour to Corinthia
Corinthia, the secret gem
A destination at a short distance from Athens. With superb nature, mythological aura and short paths full of images, sometimes with background of Ziria, Helmos and Oligyrto or the dreamy Kampos of Feneos, quality of meat and good tourist infrastructure, Corinthia is ideal choice suitable even for one day .
- Trikala, KalavrytaDay 1
Trikala – Kalavryta
Departure in the morning for the mountainous Corinthia. Visit the picturesque Trikala on Ziria. In Ano Trikala will worship the historic convent of St. Vlasios at an altitude of 1400 meters. The Monastery is of the 17th century while in 1918 added a place for women and in 1928 was recognized as female. Pilgrimage to St. Patapios at Geranium Mountains, in the hermitage of Saint who in 1904 discovered his relic through the circuits of the cave. Pilgrimage in the Byzantine Church of the Dormition. We depart on pilgrimage to Panagia Tripiti. Then Kalavryta.
Visit site Martyrdom, historic city. Lunch (optional). In the afternoon visit to Agia Lavra church that in 1821 is rise up by Palaion Patron Germanos the historic flag, veil of the beautiful city. Visit to the site with the historical relics. Then visit and pilgrimage to the Great Cave. One of the oldest and most remarkable monasteries of Greece on the Aroagia, inside a huge cave. Within stored the icon that is made of wax and mastic, a work of Evangelist Loukas and a rich collection of rare relics, holy icons, chrysobull sigils etc. Return to Athens with a stop.
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