Epano Chrepas Monastery in Tripoli, Peloponnese
Tripoli Churches & Monasteries - The Epano Chrepas Monastery in Tripoli, Peloponnese is a fascinating historical site dating back to the 12th century. Situated just 10 kilometers from Tripoli, this miraculous monastery boasts a fascinating history. Legend has it that the icon on the sanctum's chancel screen was found here three times by followers transporting it to the temple of Agios (St.) Georgios in Tripolis. A church was built on this site, as well as the Epano Chrepas monastery for nuns. Although the architectural style has weathered over time, visitors can still enjoy the breathtaking views from the altitude of 1280m at which it is built. Visit the Epano Chrepas Monastery in Tripoli, Peloponnese for an unforgettable experience steeped in history.