The Monastery is open: 

  • Daily from 4.00am – 4.45pm (with the exception of Lent). No visitors will be accepted after 4.45 pm. 
  • During the Holy Lent the Monastery is open only on Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 4.00am – 4.45pm. 
  • The Cave of St Antony may be visited during the Monastery’s opening hours only.
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