The monastery was founded approximately in the first period of Ottoman rule.
The monastery is well known mainly because of the particular iconography, edited in 1638 by G. Moschos, who split the Catholic in 2 zones.
In the first zone, depicted individual Saints, while in the second zone depicted suffering Saints. The contribution of Monastery during the Revolution of 1821 was significant.
The situation until recently of the ruined monastery has improved over the last decade, after the initiatives of Metropolis for the repair and maintenance of it.
Phone Monastery of St. Nicholas Karyas +302757031860
Karia – PALEOHORI Arcadia