Church of Savior Lazaretto in Ithaca, Greece
Ithaca Churches & Monasteries - Nestled amongst lush pine trees on a small island in the port of the Gulf of Ithaca lies the Church of Savior Lazaretto in Ithaca, Greece. Despite the demolition of the island's prison buildings in the mid-20th century, this charming chapel, estimated to have been constructed in 1668, still stands. Today, on August 5th and 6th, devoted worshippers arrive by boat to attend services. Furthermore, over the past few years, the Church of Savior Lazaretto has become an increasingly popular wedding destination for couples from all across Greece, drawn to its romantic charm and stunning scenery. Experience the allure of this beloved Ithaca landmark for yourself.
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