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Oasis of peace

This UNESCO listed Monastery is a truly lovely peaceful place. The paintings inside and outside the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
malholme
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Lewes, United Kingdom
Interesting place. Informative and friendly nuns.

Beautifully arranged monastery. A nice place to stay for an hour and rest a bit, in the summer. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
than73
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Munich, Germany
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Str Manastirii | Satul Romanii de Jos, Horezu 245800, Romania
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This UNESCO listed Monastery is a truly lovely peaceful place. The paintings inside and outside the church are lovely. There are stalls outside with a good choice of local ceramics/pottery.....at non-touristy prices. Toilets are just inside the gate and there is a long inclined slope...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully arranged monastery. A nice place to stay for an hour and rest a bit, in the summer. The church has the typical dark painting inside, and is with to see.

Thank than73
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We visited by chance. Well worth a visit although the rest of the town seems to live on the commercial opportunities it provides

Thank DavidBakewell
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Beautifully preserved monastery. Authentic Romanian architecture. Go by car to the wooden gate, then walk for 3-4 minutes. Toilets at the entrance. Must see: the former hospital area and small church at the back and up the hill from the main church (ask one of...More

3  Thank V5CB
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This is an old monastery, a place with a lot of godliness. A stop to this monastery fill your soul and body with a lot of positive energy....

1  Thank GeluCojan
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is a beautiful, peaceful place with white walls and a lovely church. It doesn't entail too mich walking. I've seen a lot of monasteries but this one is especially worth seeing. It is quite photogenic.

2  Thank wardnick1
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We was at Calimanesti and because is very close (only 40km from Calimanesti) I said that it is worth visiting it being a monument from Unesco heritage. Inside you'll find some bones of monarchy people, and the paint are very beautiful. You don't have to...More

1  Thank Eugenia F
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this pretty monastery in the late afternoon. I love visiting monasteries in Romania. Monastery Horezu has been renovated, but you still can see the old interior, the paintings and the icons inside the small church. Beautiful landscape around the small beautiful church.

1  Thank Vivi-mohan
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

It's a nice place to visit if you're nearby. colourful paintings inside the church and some bones of monarchy people. You don't have to pay anything if you don't want to. There are very beautyful flowers and a nice garden.

Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and quiet monastery, lovely architecture. You can enter with your car up to the top of the path. The place is very beautiful and welcoming! Would also recommend Manastirea Icoanei!

Thank Alexandra-Laura C
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