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Agios Andreas Church

Patra, Patras 262 22, Greece
2610-330
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The energy and majesty that surrenders you!

Indeed the biggest Byzantine church in Greece. Once you enter, the peacefulness and energy you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aggelina M
Wow

One of the most beautiful churches in the world..historical place for Christians... Close to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
george g
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Patra, Patras 262 22, Greece
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2610-330
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Indeed the biggest Byzantine church in Greece. Once you enter, the peacefulness and energy you feel, dominate and you can't help but open your eyes and admire this creation that people devoted to their religion and their faith in an upper power. Definitely, one of...More

Thank Aggelina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful churches in the world..historical place for Christians... Close to the port great architecture its a must see

Thank george g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visitors are greeted with a view of the magnificent wooden chandelier as soon as they enter and to the right and to the left are the precious relics of St Andrew. By far the most interesting part of Patras!

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This wonderful hilltop church is now an Abbey of sorts to the nuns that care for the old and new church and artifacts and relics within. A collection of art, furniture, tapestry and priests robes etc from other churches in the area that where totally...More

Thank kalamakid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was certainly different to the austere Presbyterian churches of my youth. Very opulent! It exuded wealth.

Thank ernie370
Reviewed 27 September 2017

From the beginning of Christianity, Saint Andrew seems to guide and protect us. I felt that I really met Him, by getting into contact with His holy head and by touching a part of His treasurable genuine X-shaped cross! Visiting Saint Andrew’s Cathedral in Patras...More

Thank Simona S
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Agios Andreas is Patras city landmark. Worths a visit. Suggested for an evening walk. Definitely recommended.

Thank John V
Reviewed 9 September 2017

this church is a must! we are not a particularilly religeous familly but felt we should visit! the history and story of st.andreas is fascinating! the only downside is that you have to be wary of beggars outside!

Thank 259janel
Reviewed 31 August 2017

It is a very big church that you should take some time visiting, both inside and outside. One of the biggest in Greece.

Thank Alexandros R
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This church is stunning inside and out. The artwork on the walls and ceiling are breath taking. It's in an area that's quite run down so head for it through town if walking. Worth the visit!

Thank Christie A
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