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Address: Haskovo 6300, Bulgaria
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Gorgeous views at the top! I don't have many photos because my phone died! What a shame. Also a free spot to visit, definitely recommend.

Reviewed 30 December 2016
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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poni4ka
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

World highest monument of Virgin Mary, stays on top of the town, excellent view, free to visit, nice park.

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Thessaloníki, Thessaloniki, Greece
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

The largest statue of Virgin Mary, locate it in the best place of the city.Excellent view and unique ! Of course,the best place to see the town.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Gorgeous views at the top! I don't have many photos because my phone died! What a shame. Also a free spot to visit, definitely recommend.

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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

If you visit Haskovo - the Blessed Virgin Mary monument is the place to go to. Interesting fact about it - it is actually the world's largest statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The moment itself is located on a hill and it does provide a wonderful view of Haskovo from the bell tower, which is right next to it.... More 

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Thank Lagarder7
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This is a place where you can reach easily walking from town . The town of Haskovo is also a save place for tourists walking around. The statue is the tallest in the world statue of virgin Mary. It has a Guinness world record in 2005. And its also in the list of the 100 National tourist sites in Bulgaria.

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Urbana, Illinois
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107 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The world's largest statue of the Virgin Mary sits on a hill overlooking Haskovo. In the base is a beautiful, small chapel. Next door is a bell tower, but access is currently closed so you can't climb and see the views of Haskovo. There is a pleasant park there as well as an excellent cafe/restaurant where we ate lunch. There... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We stayed at a hotel at the bottom of the hill and walked the 100 metres up to see the statue and it was well worth the hike. Awesome, and I don't use that word very often!!

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Thank Parx2012
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Great view, a place you must see when traveling to haskovo , also there is a cafe near by where you can enjoy the view !!!!!!!

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Thank Χρηστος Α
Athens, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

I was there many years ago. When I came back I saw this amazing monument for saint Mary who protect this small town. From up you can see all town.

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Thank Kati M
Belgrade, Serbia
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65 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

Very nice monument, worth going through all stairs, but in confortable footwear. Great view. You can take memorable photos from there.

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