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Church of the Holy Mother of God

Saborna 2, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Nothing special

It is just another church, which is not very special from inside. Exterior is quite nice. You can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Legaga
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Slovakia
via mobile
Just another church

Worth a visit while in Plovdiv of course but its nothing special compared to some churches here... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hazeljohn
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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Feb 2018
“Amazing inside”
2 Feb 2018
“Amazingly beautiful”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Saborna 2, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is just another church, which is not very special from inside. Exterior is quite nice. You can visit it and take a short rest there.

Thank Legaga
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth a visit while in Plovdiv of course but its nothing special compared to some churches here. You can of course buy and light candles should you wish

Thank hazeljohn
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Arrived at this church during a city tour of Plovdiv. Did not have time during the tour to go in but once the tour was finished and on the way back down to the city we stopped in for a better look. The church was...More

Thank John G
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Visited on a Saturday and managed to see a wedding taking place which made it a very special visit. Very ornate with gold everywhere. Was a good experience.

Thank Karen G
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

When you are climbing the hill to reach the ancient theather you will notice a magnificient church on your left side. Imressive architecture, especially the tower part.

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Other than the scenic views from the outside terrace, and pleasant medieval architecture on the outside, there is really little difference between this church and any other Orthodox church in Eastern Europe. The pleasant medieval surroundings alone are not reason enough to go out of...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very old and beautiful cathedral with many icons , definitely worth visiting One of my favourite places to visit in old Plovdiv I always stop there and light a candle I have been to many weddings there and to a

1  Thank Mo990723
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Stunningly beautiful orthodox cathedral. Do not miss. It will be actually hard to miss it. It's big and it is at the doorsteps of the old town. If you're lucky in the weekends you can do some wedding

Thank Kris U
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

An impressive and imposing Orthodox Church, dedicated to the Virgin Mary. It's quite big and is located on a high spot of Plovdiv. I really enjoyed the view of the City from that spot and I was excited when I found some old graves at...More

Thank Foxy_WildSpirit
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

TWO more names for this church: Church of Sveta Bogoroditsa. Church of the Virgin Mary. It is a three-nave basilica built in 1844. The struggle for an independent Bulgarian Church during the period of the National Revival was marked by the first service held in...More

1  Thank greekcypriot2009
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