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Selinari monastery is a monastery with Saint George church 20 kms from Ag.Nikolalos (to Heraklion direction) near Vrahassi village.It lies next to the main road and has an easy access.

Be aware of the gods in selinari area

selinari ag.georgios

"Agios Georgios Selinari R02" από τον Marc Ryckaert (MJJR) - Έργο αυτού που το ανεβάζει. Υπό την άδεια CC BY 3.0 μέσω Wikimedia Commons.

"Agios Georgios Selinari R03" από τον Marc Ryckaert (MJJR) - Έργο αυτού που το ανεβάζει. Υπό την άδεια CC BY 3.0 μέσω Wikimedia Commons.

selinari monastery in Vrahassi
selinari monastery

The national road goes through high rocks and cliffs where you can see wild goats and a big variety of cretan eagles.You can also drink water from the naturselinari cretan eagleal springs of the mountains.cretan mineral water selinari springs

Small church in Selinari


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