Monasteries

Monastery of Faneromeni in Lefkada

The Holy Monastery of Faneromeni of Lefkada is a historic monastery located in Lefkada. Just 3 km from the capital Lefkada, it has been the religious centre of the island for centuries as the oldest and largest monastery. Panagia Faneromeni is dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, who is also the patroness and patron saint of the island. It is a male monastery with one abbot and four monks. The canonical (official) title of the monastery is “Holy Monastery of the Most Holy Theotokos of Lefkada”.

 

Frini Lefkada 311 00
Monday – Sunday 08:00 pm – 14:00 pm and – 16:00 – 19:00 , and only on Wednesday the opening hours are 09:00 am – 14:00 pm and -16:00 pm – 19:00 pm.