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Holy Monastery of Saint Laura

Among the most historically important Greek monasteries, the monastery of Saint Laura (Agia Lavra) is the official site of the beginning of the Greek Revolution. The Monastery was built in 961 AD to the west of today's location, on the site of the old monastery. It flourished during some periods, housing 960 monks at one point.


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Altitude (in meters) : 955


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