The Holy Skites of Mount Athos
It was founded in 1759 by the Russian monk Paisio Velitchkofsky.
The skete of Bogoroditsa lies 700m above sea level
It was founded in 1766 by the priest and monk Sylvester
One hour away from Iviron monastery the Skete of Timiou Prodromou.
Agiou Andrea Russian Skete lies 500m away from Karies.
It was founded in 1760 and belongs to the monastery of St. Paul.
Karoulia is the main area of the hermits and belongs to Megisti Lavra monastery.
Katounakia is a hermit’s area and it lies between Mikri Agia Anna Skite and Karoulia.
It belongs to Agiou Pavlou monastery.
The skete of Agiou Panteleimonos belongs to Koutloumousiou monastery.
The skete of Saint Dimitrios one hour away of Vatopedi monastery.
This Romanian cenobitic skete, until 1854, it was a Greek cell.
Three hours away from the monastery of Megisti Lavra lies the skete of Kafsokalivia.
Mikra Agia Anna is an Hermitage place, established in the 16th century.
Five hours away from the monastery of Megisti Lavra y lies the skete of Agia Anna.