Agios Nikitas Achendrias

The monastery of St. Nikita Achendrias is an old hermitage at the periphery of the village Achendria, because the palms. St. Nikitas is a cave temple, which according to Paul Faure, dating from the 17th century.

From the pictorial decoration of the church only a few surviving murals and left the sanctuary, a smaller cave that serves as deacon, poured holy water from stalactites.

The place was sacred hermitage and spiritual exercise mainly by the monks of the monastery Koudouma, who stayed at the hermitage of Agios Nikitas permanently or periodically. The period between 1948 and 1959, St. Nikitas Monastery served as bishop of Arcadia.