Panormitis Monastery , also known as Holy Monastery of the Taxiarch Michael Panormitis , is a historic landmark and is a significant pilgrimage site for Greeks and Orthodox Christians, as it is dedicated to the Archangel Michael, the patron saint of Symi. 

The monastery features a beautiful Byzantine-style church, a museum, a gift shop, and a library. Visitors can admire the impressive frescoes, icons, and artifacts on display, and enjoy the peaceful surroundings of the monastery, which is nestled in a scenic bay surrounded by mountains. 

There are many visitors who travel from afar solely for the miraculous blessing of Saint Panormitis which is believed to cure people suffering from incurable health ailments. 

The Monastery is accessible from the town of Symi either by car/taxi/bus(40 minute trip) or ferry (50 minute trip).