Monastery of Saint Barnabas

Monastery of Saint Barnabas

  • How to get there: you can go along the highway to Karpaz along the coast
  • Working hours: Monday – Friday, from 9:00 to 17:00
  • Entrance fee: entrance costs 3 euros

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The monastery of the Apostle Barnabas is located near the ghost town – Famagusta. This is one of the most popular places in Cyprus for Christian pilgrimage. Now the monastery of St. Barnabas is a religious site, which is often visited by newly arrived tourists.

There is a chapel near the main building, which was built over the relics of the Apostle Barnabas. Inside, a spring with healing water has been beautifully ennobled. The territory of the monastery of Barnabas Cyprus itself is equipped with trees, as well as a working cafe.

By paying three euros, you can go inside the building itself and see a large number of holy icons. The entire interior is ennobled with collections of icons and a large number of ancient artifacts.

If you have a desire to know the historical basis of the building or about the life of St. Barnabas, we recommend visiting the sight with a guided tour. So you will be told and shown everything in detail, and you can leave an unforgettable impression for yourself.

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