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Moni Ipsilou Lesvos

Ipsilou Byzantine Monastery Lesvos

The Byzantine Monastery of Ipsilou ( Lesvos ) is dedicated to Agios Ioannis Theologos and is in the western part of the island on top of Mount Ordymnos at a altitude of 634 meters and at a distance of 81 km from Mytilene Town. Tradition places the foundation of the monastery during the Byzantine period before 800 AD. A museum with unique relics and six reliquaries with the bones of Saints found here.

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