Monasteries of Mt Parnitha

Monasteries of Mt Parnitha

Text and photos: T. Adamakopoulos

Parnitha topoguide
Parnitha topoguide: Panagia Kliston monastery

Somewhat away from the life of Athens, Mt. Parnitha did not experienced the intensity of monastic colonization of Mt. Penteli and Mt. Hymettus. Therefore, the old monasteries are few. Most newer monasteries were built in the immediate vicinity of settlements.

Parnitha topoguide
Parnitha topoguide: Kyprianou monastery

Photos and descriptions of monasteries of Mt Parnitha are included in the application Parnitha topoguide, available for both Android and iOS (iPhone και iPad) devices.
The application guides the hiker to locate the habitat-type of each animal species.