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Road 155C, Vanatori-Neamt 617500, Romania
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

An amazing historical bulding, the foundations of Neamt Monastery have been laid since the fourteenth century. It is a great place for pray and meditation, once you visited the interesting museum. For the complete experience I reccomend the guided tour, you can find out the...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

If you only have time to see one monastery in the area, this one is it. Also, if you have survived both Varatec and Agapia Monasteries you should still visit this one. Neamt felt special. The church in the centre of the complex has the...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Neamt Monastry is one of the largest in Moldova and one of the very few you are allowed to take photos inside. The altar screne is specatcular as are the interior frescos... it's the only monastry we saw that didn't have frescos on its outside...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Worth it just to visit the shop, its a bit strange, especially witht he huge font in the middle. Very interesting including the museum which has books from the 13th and 15 century, and a lovely interior to the monastery.

Thank J7950XQdavids
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I visited this location twice and each and every time the place raised my general vibration, meaning it filled me with peace, serenity, calm, gratefulness!

Thank amzadiana
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Located in the heart of the woods,fresh air,impozant and old construction,builded by the roumanian emperor "Stefan the Great",a monk orthodox monastery,a place for collectedness and pray ,for religious people.

Thank Petru F
Reviewed 28 August 2016

You will definetely notice that is a monk monastery compared to other nuns monasteries.Everything look different, more 'rough' but this is the thing that is impressive.Church is completely out of stone.Place full of relicves, history and holiness.You can find peace here and silence ( depends...More

Thank trapioan
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I visited the place as a child, however it is more interresting as an adult and I recommend the guide tour for a complete experience. The place burned almost entirely în the past and it was partly redone. The monks are happy to talk with...More

Thank Taranu D
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The idea to go visit this place was the best idea from my girlfriend. Interesting monastery.....nice monks. The monk in the gate was doing small innocent jokes and the monk in the souvenir shop was speaking Danish, German, English.....a rare type of intelligence and humbling...More

Thank A D
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

You won't find the flowers that you find at Agapia or Varatec where the nuns rule, but you will find here the biggest monk place in the country and the oldest monastery in Moldova I think. The place is very peaceful and full of Romanian...More

Thank Calin S
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