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Saint-Honorat: Lérins Abbey Cistercian monastery

the most well-known being the Chapelle de la Trinité at the Eastern tip of the island.

 

About Lérins Abbey Cistercian monastery:

Lérins Abbey is the mother house of the Cistercian Congregation of the Immaculate Conception (CCIC).  For over 150 years they have been growing grapes and producing wine that have gained world-wide recognition, as well as their liqueurs.

Their lives are based on prayer, work, study and hospitality. The church is open to visitors. You can share prayer time with the community throughout the day. You can also experience a moment of reflection or prayer in this silent space or stay a little longer for a stay in their hotel.

Traveling to the Cistercian Abbey in Lerins:

The island is easily reached by boat from Cannes…it is just a short 15-minute boat ride.  You can find the schedule and buy tickets here.

Click here for the official website of the Cistercian Abbey in Lerins.

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