Monastery of Profitis Ilias, Moni Profitou Iliou

Named after the biblical prophet Elijah, Monastery of Profitis Ilias dates back to 1711 and now houses a museum featuring religious and historical objects. Browse ecclesiastical items, ethnographic materials, wooden sculptures, embroidery, and more. Learn how natives once made shoes, candles, and wine, or stop in the gift shop and purchase handmade crafts and candy. Set on the highest point in Santorini, the monastery also offers fantastic viewpoints over the island. Arrange your visit to Monastery of Profitis Ilias and discover more family-friendly attractions in Moni Profitou Iliou using our Moni Profitou Iliou travel route site.
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  • Very nice views from atop Santorini. The Monastery is far from the maddening crowds of Oia. Cool breezes on warm days.  more »
  • I visited this spot with my friend! We watch the panoramic view from the highest spot of the island! Santorini is amazing!  more »

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