Meteora Churches - Agios Stefanos Monastery
This Monastery was founded by St. Antoninus Cantacuzene who is thought to be a son of the Serb ruler Nicephorus II of Epirus in 1400. It was damaged during the World War 2 and was abandoned until 1961, when it became a nunnery. Today it is inhabited by 28 nuns. The main church in the monastery is dedicated to Agios Chararampos and was built in the 19th century by monk Ambrosios. Here you can see an incredible wall paintings made from priest Ioannis from Stagoi. Also you can visit the small museum of the monastery with a great collection of religious objects . The Agios Stefanos monastery of Meteora gives impressive views to the area. If you wish to visit this church of Meteora you will have to be properly dressed, it is much strict.