The Monastery is located on a hill in the east coast. Right under it is a quiet beach with crystal clear water, next to a pine forest.

The area offers water sports and snorkeling. Also available in the area are sunbeds, umbrellas and a beach bar where you can have a snack, ice cream or drink your coffee, soft drinks, cold juices, spirits, ouzo, tsipouro, wine and beer.

Above the beach of Monastiri there is the Hotel complex "Sirene" with luxurious rooms above the sea and also a restaurant which you can visit.

The Monastery has continuous bus, taxi and boat routes to downtown Poros.