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Panagia of the Castle and Agios Georgios

When you climb to the Castle of Guerini you will find two churches. St. George’s Glykafli, built in 1790 with wooden temple and the Lady of the Castle (Annunciation), built in the mid 18th century woodcut iconostasis, dressed with gold leaf and a sculpture-headed eagle on the floor.

They will give you a sense of contrast with the landscape of the castle and the blue domes will cause your eyes. From afar and during your stay on the island stands out the domes conjuring images that you will enjoy.

Sights

Panagia of the Castle and Agios Georgios

When you climb to the Castle of Guerini you will find two churches. 

The Castle of Agios Ioannis

The Castle of Agios Ioannis in the southwest coast of Astypalaia dates back to the Byzantine times.

Windmills in Chora

In the central square of Chora you will find the traditional eight mills next to the monument to the fallen also located there.

Caves

Three caves are of incomparable beauty in Astypalea.

Churches and Monasteries

The Virgin Portaetissa considered one of the most beautiful churches in the Dodecanese. The exact location is at the entrance of the castle in place Rodia. 

Fortresses in Chora

The Venetian Quirini Fortress with the heraldic shield of the family.