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COUNTRY CHURCH OF SAINT GEORGIOS

On the east of the village and a little outside it we will meet the small church of Saint Georgio.The country church (14th century) is built in Byzantine type, monoclyte, crisscross. Internally we will have the chance to admire the very special and old wall paintings of the 15th century, of Saint Polyxronias, the mother of Saint Georgio, on the right wall of the church, on the left of the altar, there is the big mural of Saint Georgio as a horseman as well as in the main dome the hagiography of the removal of Christ from the cross. For the church of Saint Georgiou , tradition says  that it is the monastery of Mikri Lavra (small Laura) of the 14th century. 

It functions on Easter Monday on the 23rd of April when it is celebrated with a fair.it also celebrates on the 3rd of November.

     
     
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