Monasteries and churches -Thrace

Some of the most important religious monuments of Xanthi are the Monasteries hidden on the Papikio Mountain, Church of Virgin Mary the Saviour (Panagia Kosmosoteira) built in 1152 by Emperor Isaac Komnenos, the churches that form a conceivable cross protecting Xanthi, and the monastery of Agios Nikolaos built on the two small islands on Porto Lagos.