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Putna Monastery

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one of the oldest monastery in Nord of moldova, were is Stefan Grave. Place is full of history and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London Colney, United Kingdom
The greatest bucovinean monastery

A very old bucovinean monastery established by Stefan cel Mare with the christian spirit of the... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
dorin b
Arad, Romania
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Strada Principala 201, Putna 727455, Romania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

one of the oldest monastery in Nord of moldova, were is Stefan Grave. Place is full of history and spirit of God.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank florinelsolomon
Reviewed 19 October 2018

A very old bucovinean monastery established by Stefan cel Mare with the christian spirit of the romanians. It's a monastery of monks and you will find guides for many languages. There is the tomb of Stefan cel Mare and many icons from XV century. It's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dorin b
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Putna Monastery is a monastery of monks, very well preserved, a place full of history. Here is the tomb of the most important ruler of Moldova - Stefan the Great. During his reign the foundations of over 30 monasteries (he reigned 47 years) were laid....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Florentin Adria... G
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

A real monastery with that christian spirit that romanian had since Moldova was fighting leaded by Stefan cel Mare. His spirit is related to this place as his remainings are here. Also it is remembered the devotion of Eminescu, Romania's greatest poet, for the romanian...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elena M
Reviewed 23 April 2018

a great place with a beautiful museum the entrance is free but you have to pay at the museum in this monastery the is the Stefan the Great grave must see this place

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank oiv85
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Such a beautiful place and wonderful history, make sure to visit the museum inside the monastery and read a little about this place before arrival, there's so much to learn about it. And bring your camera (pay the 10 lei tax though!) and walk inside...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Dave H
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is the place where the most notorious Moldavian ruler is buried - Stefan cel mare (Stephen the Great). But this is a place that summarize 500+ years of history, events, people that were among the most important builders of Romania and Europe as they...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank CodLI
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I visited the monastery church as well as the museum. In the church the paintings are great, and the tomb of Stefan the Great and his family members are always covered with flowers. But the best part was the monks tour of the museum. They...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Cristina M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

after the Ottomans conquered Constantinople, it was a matter of time till they tried to conquer also more land the the north part of the city in Moldavia lived and ruled in the sec part of 15th century the most important leader Moldavia ever had,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Historisic, scenic monastery. One of the key places to see if in the Bucovina area of Romania. Don't miss it.

Date of experience: July 2017
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