Discover Rethymno Tag: Arkadi Monastery

Arkadi monastery

 June 17, 2020

Arkadi is known for a siege that took place during the strife of Crete against Turkish occupation in 1866. Its architecture adds to the site’s attraction while the small museum contains a significant display of icons of the late C17 besides church archives. The monastery is 14 km southwest of Panormos.

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