Few tourists, who come on holiday to Antalya, know, that in the city center (in Old Town) is Temple Sv.Alipiya Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, whose doors are always open for Orthodox Christians.

Orthodox church in Antalay – acting, and it regularly hosts church services.

himself temple Sv.Alipiya was constructed in 1841 year for the Greek Orthodox, living in Antalya. It is a rectangular stone building with a triangular roof and a small patio. Church Sv.Alipiya – this is not a detached building, and in part kvartalchika Old town (Kaleici) with a common stone fence along the pedestrian streets.

In 2010 year after a brief reconstruction Orthodox Church in Antalya It was officially opened and welcomed its first congregation.

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The Orthodox Church in Antalya on the map

Text and photos: Evgeny Nazarenko