Agios Dionysios Church Zakynthos

Agios Dionysos Zakynthos

Agios Dionysos Zakynthos

What's Agios Dionysios Church Like

Agios Dionysios church, sometimes also known as San Dennis is located in the centre of Zakynthos Town, on the water front and close to the harbour.

It’s hard to hear the Greek name Dionysios and not think of the ancient Greek god Dionysus, ultimate overseer of drunken revelry, but rest assured the Church of Agios Dionysios is anything but a hotbed of ritual madness.

The 16th century monk and archbishop is canonised as the saint of forgiveness and, more importantly, the patron saint of Zakynthos Island. His beautifully adorned temple in the island’s capital city is a beacon for religious pilgrims and history-loving tourists alike.

Pay homage at his silver tomb and take in some of the fantastic Byzantine style works of art that you’ll find inside this peaceful little haven from the busy town outside. As with most Greek churches there’s no bare shoulders allowed inside and no photography inside either.

Quick look guide to Agios Dionysios Church


Where is Agios Dionysios Church

Reviews of Agios Dionysios Church

Read More

If you would like to share your thoughts on Agios Dionysios Church with our visitors then please fill in the form below to send them to us.

If you have photos from Agios Dionysios Church that you would like to share please use the form below to send them to us.

Where next?

Go to the Zakynthos resort guide to find out about the great towns and villages on the island.

Go to the Zakynthos beach guide to find out about some of the best beaches on the island.

Find something to keep you entertained whilst in Zakynthos with our Zakynthos sight seeing guide.

Go back to the main Zakynthos guide to find out more about this lovely Ionian island and what it has to offer.

Find info on another Greek island, whether that’s to hop from Thassos on a day trip or to research an alternative destination.

Tell your friends and followers about Agios Dionysios Church

If you’re going to Zakynthos or thinking about going then why not tell your friends about it using the links below? You never know what insights or advice they may have to offer.

Alternatively you could just show off about what a great trip you have planned.

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on google
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on reddit
Share on whatsapp
Share on tumblr
Share on stumbleupon
Share on digg
Share on vk
Share on odnoklassniki
Share on pocket
Share on email
Share on print

Help us improve

We want Which Greek Island to be as accurate and informative as possible, so, if you notice anything wrong with this listing about Agios Dionysios Church or any other page please let us know.

There may from time to time be places on an island that we’ve missed completely so if you see a town, village, beach or attraction that’s not listed then please use the contact us page to let us know and we’ll get it added to the site.

We’re also on the lookout for great photos to show people what the places we’re describing are like. If you have photos from Agios Dionysios Church or from any of the other places on the site then we’d love to see them, simply click the button below to go to the photo upload page. Thanks.

Zakynthos Navigation

Use the links below to navigate your way through our other pages about Zakynthos.

Weather in Zakynthos