Moni Agios Nikolaos

Iraklio Province

Just west of Zaros, a sign directs you to this monastery at the mouth of the Rouvas Gorge, about 2km up the valley. The church has some fine 14th-century frescoes. Don’t confuse it with the new church under construction in front (with blue domes; quite striking in its own right!); the older church is behind this.

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