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Collections Holy Metropolis of Korinthos, Sikionos, Zemenos, Tarsos and Polifegos

Item ID: 111
Item Number: 2
Collection: Holy Metropolis of Korinthos, Sikionos, Zemenos, Tarsos and Polifegos
Item Name: The Monastery of Saint Nicolas- Hermitage of Holy Cross
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Description: The monastery is located Mapsos Village, southwest of Hiliomodi, over mountain Paloukorachi.
COMMENTS The monastery is built in complex cruciform type and impresses with its size and its originality.
CURRENT POSITION Behind Akrocorinth, between Solomou and Mapsou, on the eastern slopes of Paloukorrachis in a wooded ravine, lays the old Monastery of St. Nicholas, which since 1979 operates as sacred Monastery "The Holy Cross.”