Kimissi tis Theotokou (Church of Dormition of Virgin Mary, Menetes)

The famous church of Menetes is located on the eastern side of the village. It was built in 1845 on a steep cliffs. By the construction of the church were used many stones of an ancient Arkesia. The church hosts a holy Virgin Mary icon that performs miracles. From the garden of the church you can find beautiful views to the village and to the area of Pigadia.

Church in Menetes

Kimissi tis Theotokou, Menetes, Karpathos

Church of the Dormition of the Virgin Mary, Menetes, Karpathos

Church in Menetes village, Karpathos

Kimissi tis Theotokou Menetes, the bell tower of the church
The bell tower

Additional info

  • Coordinates: 35.491611, 27.168596

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