MONASTERY OF THE HOLY MARY EIKOSIFOINISSA
Just 35 km. from the city of Kavala, in the marvelous forest on the slope covered with dense greenery of the mountain Pangaion, at an altitude of 753 meters above sea level, is the Monastery of the Holy Mary Eikosifoinissa. This is one of the most significant sacred places of Macedonia, and its name was given by the name of the miraculous icon of the Mother of God, revered by the believers as "the Blessed Virgin's face" Pilgrims from all over the World are flocking to the icon in the monastery. This place is sanctified by the Orthodox tradition from the earliest centuries of Christianity.