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Saint Seraphim-Diveyevo Monastery

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Blagoveshchenskaya sq., Diveyevo 607320, Russia
+7 831 344-34-45
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Reviewed 12 January 2019

For a real pilgrim the distance and details won`t matter, however, the place has been changing over time and nowadays they have a fairly good infrastructure on site, with a pilgrim center featuring a modest spacious and clean canteen (they offer 2-3 options of fasting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Koshara
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place. Most the people is Russian less tourist there. Its long drive to reach the monastery more than 3 hrs from Vladimir a lot of beautiful landscapes in the summer time. We stayed in hotel Diveevo Sloboda, next to the monastery. Ladies required to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank QHaddad
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is the most popular religious place in Russia and there are no tourists here. Here you can see the Russian religious life: worship of holy relics and holy icons, the holy path along the ditch, bathing in holy springs.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Papayaved
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Beautiful magical place, you should go for sure, and even there were holidays, it was not so many people there

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank OlgaRozhdestvo
Reviewed 7 October 2014

extremely beautiful abbey (Preobrazhensky cathedral and The Trinity Cathedral are outstanding) with holy water spring and wonderful nature!

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed 28 July 2014

It's a place there orthodox Christians going to pray, so tourist infrastructure is a pretty weak. There are lot of souvenir shops, but only 3 extremely overclouded places which sells food. And this is a 'lent'-like food. No meat, no diary. And all the small...More

Date of experience: July 2014
4  Thank ald-nn
Reviewed 25 July 2014

It`s a long drive from Nizhny, when I say long I mean it, over 3 hrs when your driver knows the way, and taxi alone may exceed 150 USD I guess)) there `s a lot of beautiful landscapes in the summertime to look at and...More

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank Koshara
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