The frescoes inside are restored to their full colourful glory so it's a great pleasure to see them. The location is a bit off Nikitari itself and the best way to reach it would be with a car. The church itself was open around noon on Saturday, a lovely old gentleman guarding it and able to sell you souvenirs and/or... 更多
This church is filled with wonderful Byzantine paintings, which for the most part, are in good condition. The person overseeing the church the day we were there was knowledgable about the paintings. I was especially interested in the representations of women saints and empresses in this church, which are more than in most of the World Heritage Churches in Cyprus.
I visited 5 painted churches and this was one of the most beautifully painted. The church is small but the interior is covered by frescoes. I had a good map and the church was well marked, it was a nice drive, and easy to find (it's close to the main road).
One of the 10 UNESCO-listed painted churches in the Troodos mountains. Visited on a Monday morning - the church was open with a gentleman present. Well signposted - lovely location - beautiful paintings.
Apart from the paintings inside it's fairly unique with one flying buttress wall normally you have a fair number to support the wall. There will be a story there. The church is at an end / start of a forest walk so you can tie that one in with a hike, it's in the Rother walking guide. Not too sure... 更多
We visited this small church a lot of times. You will love the route in the forest. The architecture of the church and the wall paintings. Tip. their are celebrations their at the first Tuesday after the Easter every year.