Guide to churches in Agistri island, Greece
The small island of Agistri lies in the heart of the Saronic and is an ideal destination for peaceful vacation. Along its main town and the nearby villages there are many churches and chapels to see.
The most impressive site of Agistri is the Church of the Virgin Mary in Metochi. It is accessed through a beautiful path amidst trees and offers an splendid view to the sea. Close to the port and right behind the beach of Skala lies the historic church of Agioi Anargyroi with its characteristic blue dome. It is celebrated on the first of July.
The church of Zoodochos Pighi is the island's cathedral and is found in Megalochori. It is worth visiting for the remarkable frescoes and the panoramic view. There is a great festival on its name day, on the Good Friday in Easter.
Agia Kyriaki dominates the square of Limeraria village. The picturesque church is visited by many faithful every year and celebrates on July 7th. The most impressive site of Agistri is the Church of the Virgin Mary in Metochi. It is accessed through a beautiful path amidst trees and offers a splendid view to the sea.