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Rabban Hormizd Monastery

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Worth the climb- fascinating

Our ''tour guide'' was a local priest who makes this climb frequently for exercise and prayer- he... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
Danubegal
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Tutrakhan, Silistra, Bulgaria
Holy and Historical place, should seen

The monastery of Rabban Hormizd is carved out in the mountains about 3 km from Alqosh, that is one... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2012
Maryam J
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Montreal, Canada
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13 Aug 2017
“Beautiful Monastery! Thanks to Haval Qaraman tour guide. ”
23 Jul 2017
“Saint Hormizd visit with Kurdistan Tour Guide”
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

My friend and I visited this beautiful Monastery with great tour guide in Iraqi Kurdistan Haval Qaraman. Saint Hormizd Monastery is 1400 years old, if you ever visit Iraqi Kurdistan you must go with Haval Qaraman tour guide to Alqosh to see most beautiful Monastery...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

I'm a french a guy i decided to travel to iraqi kurdistan and i didn't know if it's safe or not, i was very worried about safety after my researching i found a really good tour guide and i had great time with him, his...More

2  Thank 553johan01
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

It is very nice place to visit. Very old and amazing. 1400 years old. Rabban Hormizd Monastery is an important monastery of the Chaldean Catholic Church, founded about 640 AD, carved out in the mountains about 2 miles from Alqosh, Iraq, 28 miles north of...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Our ''tour guide'' was a local priest who makes this climb frequently for exercise and prayer- he even does some meditations in the rock caves, which is no easy feat. It is not a harrowing walk up, but as a 55+ it took me a...More

Thank Danubegal
Reviewed 23 April 2012

The monastery of Rabban Hormizd is carved out in the mountains about 3 km from Alqosh, that is one of the most famous Assyrian towns of the mainly East Syrian rite in Iraq. It is located 50 km north of Mosul. It is really attractive...More

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