Agios Minas Convent
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Agios Minas Convent
Agios Minas Convent

The convent of Agios Minas is located in the village of Vavla and dates back to the 15th century.

The building is a mixture of Byzantine and Gothic styles with the pointed vault of traverse ribs and side porticos, and consists of a church, cloisters and other monastic buildings. On the north and south walls there are two large paintings of Agios Georgios and Agios Minas dated 1757. In addition to their religious duties, the nuns at the convent practise icon painting, along with selling fruit and homemade preserves.

Please note that modest attire is required to enter the church.

Region: Larnaka (Larnaca)
Address: Vavla village, near Lefkara village, 38km from Larnaka.
GPS coordinates: Lat: 34.840245 Lon: 33.28606
Contact No: Tel: +357 24 342 952
Operating Hours: October - April, daily: 09:30 - 11:30 / 14:00 - 16:00
May - September, daily: 09:30 - 11:30 / 15:00 - 16:30
Group visits by appointment.
Operating Period: All year round.
Closed on Public Holidays.
Weekends: Entrance to organised groups not permitted.
Entrance Fee: Free
Disabled Access: Entrance ramp.
Website: www.churchofcyprus.org.cy
  Opening and closing times as well as entrance fees, are subject to alterations without notice. Visitors are advised to check before visiting.
 

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