Aghion Oros (Mount Athos) Transportation

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Aghion Oros (Mount Athos) Transportation

  • Ferry boat to Mount Athos

    Daily ferry routes to Mount Athos:1. Departing from Ouranoupolis at 08:45, 09:45 and 10:40. Arrival time at Dafni 09:25, 11:45 and 11:30.2. Departing from Dafni at 09:35, 12:00 and 12:10. Arrival time at Ouranoupolis at 10:15, 12:50 and 14:10. To both directions the ferry calls at Monastey of Zografou, Monastery of Konstamonitou, Monastery of...

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  • Travelling on Mt. Athos

    There are two places to leave for Mt. Athos:- from Ouranopolis (common starting point)- from IerisosIf you want to start from Ierisos you have to make sure the office in Thessaloniki knows this! Leaving from Ierisos the boat goes around the north of the finger (all the way down to Megistis Lavra, I think), permitting to start at different...

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  • Monasteries at your finger tips

    There is only one (legal) way of reaching the monasteries and it is by ferry from Ouranopolis. It stops at different piers which dot the sides of the peninsula. From the debarcation point your feet become the only transport. Prepare some water for the longer treks. At least this was the case for Zograf monastery.

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  • "The port"

    Ferry-boat starts from Ouranopolis at 9.45 (local time) but it's better to be there before. Ferry-boat will take you to Hilandar's "port" Ivanjica. The Monastery is 20 km far from Ivanjica and you have to contact father Vasilije before and he will send a mini bus to pick you up.

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  • Visa

    You can enered Athos only by ferry-boat from Greek village Ouranopolis. But, for visiting Athos or any monastery, YOU NEED separate visa even if you travel from EU or USA or any other country and you don't need visa for Greece. You can get visa in The Ministry of Northern Greece (Ministry for Macedonia & Thrace), Directorate of Civil Affairs,...

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