Monastery of Agios Nektarios of Anogeia (Saint Nektarios from Anogeia)

The Monastery of Agios Nektarios of Anogeia in Rethymno prefecture is located in Anogeia, 52 km approximately far from Rethymno.

The Monastery of Agios Nektarios of Anogeia is a contemporary female monastery, built in a beautiful verdant location and offers a panoramic view.

Nowadays, the monastery is not inhabited.

There are other attractions in the area of Anogeia as well, such as the Ideon Andron, where according to Greek mythology, Zeus was born, the Sfentoni cave and Zominthos. Apart from the monastery of Agios Nektarios of Anogeia, in the same village a visitor can find churches dedicated to Agios Georgios (St. George) and Agios Dimitrios (St. Demetrius), the church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and the church of Agios Ioannis (Saint John) with frescoes dating to the 12th century.

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